Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has died in a London Hospital where he was receiving medical care -- Reported a nigerian Mission in UK.
According to the information released by the Nigerian Embassy, Buhari left the West African country for a vacation in the U.K in order to undergo medical checks.
One of the President's aides who accompanied him to the U.K and spoke on condition of anonymity said the President has been battling an “unknown disease” for a while now.
Though the decision to receive medical care in a foreign land angered some of his countrymen, the Nigerian community in London have expressed deep shock for the President's demise.
This is the second time in a year that Buhari has sought medical treatment outside the country; recall that he'd also traveled to London in June 2016 to see an ear, nose and throat specialist after contracting an ear infection
Disputing yesterday's rumour as false, the Official Spokesperson to the President, Garba Shehu confirmed that the President is still holidaying in Europe, alive and healthy.