President Buhari resumes work after short vacation

President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday resumed work at the State House in Abuja after a 6-day vacation.

In compliance with Section 145 (1) of the Nigerian Constitution, President Buhari has sent a formal notice of his resumption to the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

President Buhari was on vacation from February 5th, 2016 to February 10th, 2016. While going on vacation, he handed over in acting capacity to his deputy, Yemi Osinbajo. The temporary handover of power was a first by any Nigerian president since 1987.

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