The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch
Adeboye has visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Abuja House in
Pastor Adeboye joins the long list of dignitaries that have visited the
President since he left for London on medical vacation for over 100 days.
Meanwhile, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, said he “confidently looks
forward” to President Muhammadu Buhari’s “imminent return home”.
In series of tweets on Thursday night after meeting Mr. Buhari in London,
along with Speaker Yakubu Dogara, Mr. Saraki reported his impressions of
the president’s health and gushed over his remarkable recovery.
He also provided hints of his discussion with the ailing president.
“We must give thanks to God for this highly welcomed recovery. It is clear
that Mr. President’s insistence on following his doctors’ advice has
yielded the desired results”, he tweeted.
“Mr. President exhibited remarkable recovery and was very conversant with
all the political happenings back at home and across the continent.
“It was a meeting of substance where we discussed important matters of
state. We also discussed the 2017 budget.
“In particular, we talked about the Virement request by the Presidency
which is before the National Assembly.
“We then considered the steps to be taken in the preparation of the 2018
budget to ensure its early passage.
“International issues were also discussed and Mr. President informed us
that he has conveyed his sympathies to the people of Sierra Leone”, Saraki
Speaker Yakubu Dogara has also remarked about President Buhari’s
remarkable health improvement.
“Today we visited His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari. I am glad
that he is doing well”, Dogara Tweeted.
“His health has improved tremendously. I urge all Nigerians to continue to
pray and offer thanks to God for answered prayers and for the safe return
of Mr President,” he added.
Mr. Buhari has been in London for treatment of an undisclosed ailment for
over 100 days.