The President Muhammadu Buhari arrived on Friday at about 4 a.m., 51 days after he left the country on a medical vacation, and was flown by helicopter to the President Villa, Abuja.
According to THE WILL, The news of his imminent return on Friday was broken Thursday night in a statement by his media aide, Femi Adesina.
“President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017. The President left the country on January 19, 2017 for a vacation, during which he had routine medical check-ups,” Adesina said.
“The holiday was extended based on doctors’ recommendation for further tests and rest.
President Muhammadu Buhari also had a meeting with top government officials led by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo.
The meeting is holding inside the First Lady Conference.
The President and the government officials were driven to the venue of the meeting straight from the helipad.
Although the event was supposed to be open to the press, security operatives locked out many journalists and some top government officials.
The meeting is still ongoing as of the time of filing this report at 9.10am.