President Muhammadu Buhari arrived the country Friday at about 4 a.m., 51 days after he left the country on a medical vacation.
Owing to the closure of the Abuja airport, presidency
sources informed THISDAY that
his plane was scheduled to land at the Kaduna airport in the wee hours
of Friday, following which he was to be flown by helicopter to the
President Villa, Abuja.
sources also revealed that the president might address the nation
Friday after his long absence, in order to quell any concerns over his
capacity to govern.
The news of his return Friday was broken last night in a statement by his media aide, Mr. Femi Adesina.