SGF Asks Nigerians To Pray For President Muhammadu Buhari, Ministers

The federal government yesterday
confirmed that President Muhammadu
Buhari was on medical vacation and also
three other ministers are sick.
The Secretary to the Government of the
Federation (SGF), Mr. Babachir Lawal
yesterday disclosed this while saying the
opening prayer at the beginning of a
meeting of the Federal Executive Council
presided over by Acting President Yemi
Osinbajo at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
LEADERSHIP recalls that Buhari is
currently in London on a 10-day vacation
during which he is scheduled to see Ear,
Nose and Throat doctors while his
spokesman, Femi Adesina had insisted
that the president is as fit as fiddle.
At the beginning of the FEC meeting
yesterday Osinbajo had asked the
Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji
Lai Mohammed, to offer Islamic prayer
while he asked Lawal to say the
Christian prayer.
On his part, Mohammed asked God to
grant the cabinet members wisdom as
they make national decisions at the
However the SGF saying the Christian
prayer asked God to be with the
President who he said was on “medical
Lawal also prayed for the Minister of
Women Affairs, Mrs. Aisha Alhassan, who
he said “is recuperating in US after a
surgery” and also the Minister of
Education, Adamu Adamu, who he said
“is down with back pain.”
He also prayed for the Minister of State
for Environment, Ibrahim Jibrin.

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