The President left Nigeria for London on May 7 to continue with his medical treatment.Report has it that only his physicians can determine when he will return to Nigeria and to work. “Oh yes; we thank God,” a source in the Nigeria High Commission in London, United Kingdom,said when asked if the president’s health had improved substantially. “He is doing very good; he is ok but his doctors will determine (when he will return).
” The official, who sees Mr. Buhari regularly, asked not to be named because he had no permission to discuss the president’s condition with journalists. He had returned to Nigeria on March 10 after spending 51 days in the British capital during attending to his health. Upon his return, the president said he “couldn’t recall being so sick since he was a young man, including in the military with its ups and downs.” He also said he could not recall ever having blood transfusion before.
The president also hinted that he would return to the UK for further treatment. “I’m feeling much better now. There may, however, be need for further follow up within some weeks,” Mr. Buhari had said while addressing the country.
The embassy source expressed sadness that some Nigerians could wish the president dead, saying “(it is) sad that any human being will wish another dead.” “It’s sad but God is all seeing and will always suffice and to Him we submit all our affairs. They have failed and will continue to fail.”