This was contained in an announcement sent to DAILY POST, by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina.
Some portion of it read: “The President left the nation on January 19, 2017 for an excursion, amid which he had routine restorative registration. The occasion was developed in view of specialists’ suggestion for further tests and rest.
“President Buhari communicates thankfulness to abounding Nigerians from the nation over, and past, who had supplicated intensely for him, and furthermore sent their great wishes.”
Before leaving the nation, Buhari gave over forces to the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, who has been Acting as President from that point onward.