President Muhammadu Buhari will today depart the country for the United Kingdom for a four-day medical trip. The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media, Garba Shehu  made this disclosure in a statement Monday night.

Garba said the president is expected to return to the country on May 12 and thereafter attend APC ward congresses. The statement reads, “President Muhammadu Buhari will tomorrow, Tuesday undertake a four-day trip to the United Kingdom.

“In the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the President had a meeting with his doctor.

“The Doctor requested the President to return for a meeting which he agreed to do.

“President Buhari will return on Saturday, May 12.

“On his return, the President’s two-day State Visit to Jigawa, which was postponed because of the All Progressives Congress, APC’s Ward Congresses, will now take place on Monday, 14 and Tuesday, May 12.”