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“I’ll return soon” President Buhari assures Governor Bello on telephone

“I’ll return soon” President Buhari tells Kogi governor on telephone

It’s exactly 46 days since Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari went on medical vacation in London, he has assured one of the 36 state governors that he’d return soon.

A statement on Sunday from Kogis State Government House in Lokoja said that President Muhammadu Buhari made a telephone call from London to Gov. Yahaya Bello.

The statement says President Buhari made the call in the evening, and interacted with the governor for a couple of minutes.

Bello was said to have received the call in Lagos on his way back from Abeokuta, where he attended the inauguration of Obasanjo Library.

“The President thanked the governor for his support and his leadership qualities.

“He told the governor that he was observing rest and will return very soon to continue his assignment of providing purposeful leadership to  the nation,” Director  General on media and strategy to the governor , Mr Kingsley Fanwo, said

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