UK doctors give update on Buhari’s health


– A source in London has said that President Buhari is ‘cleared’ to return back to Nigeria next week
– The UK doctors reportedly cleaned Buhari’s ear and applied antibiotics to it – Buhari was prescribed to a chest X-ray to determine the reason of his persistent cough Sahara Reporters has obtained the information that the UK doctors, who examined President Muhammadu Buhari’s ear infection, have allowed him to return to Nigeria on Thursday, June 16. A source in London revealed that the doctors had also prescribed a chest X-ray for President Buhari to find the cause of his continual cough. He also stated that Buhari didn’t know the result of the X-ray. However, a presidential source said that the Nigerian leader was probably to leave London for Abuja next week. The source also revealed that President Buhari spent a day at a hospital in the capital of Great Britain where he did a series of tests to determine the nature of his ear disorder and a course of treatment. He rejected to name the hospital where the president underwent his checkup. The doctors in London reportedly determined that Buhari’s ear got infected after one of Nigerian doctors “cleaned” his ear when he complained about a loss of hearing from that ear. The source also noted that the president’s ear was cleaned again, and antibiotics prescribed to it.
President Buhari proceeded on ten-day vacation on June 6, Monday. According to Femi Adesina, presidential media aide, the president traveled to United Kingdom to rest. The presidency also said he will see ENT specialists for a persistent ear infection. Before departure the Nigerian leader transferred power to his vice Yemi Osinbajo.


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