August 19, 2017 / 7:15 AM / 3 months ago

Nigeria's Buhari to return home after sick leave in Britain -presidency

ABUJA, Aug 19 (Reuters) - Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari will on Saturday return from medical leave in Britain where he has been since May 7, a presidential spokesman said.

Buhari is expected to speak to Nigerians in a broadcast on Monday, the president’s spokesman Femi Adesina added in an emailed statement issued on Saturday. The presidency has not disclosed the precise nature of Buhari’s ailment. (Reporting by Felix Onuah; Writing by Alexis Akwagyiram; Editing by Toby Chopra)

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