Tinubu set to return home from France after treating undisclosed illness

President-elect, Bola Ahmed Tinubu who left for France on 22nd March 2023 to seek medical treatment is to return to the country today, 24th April.

It was gathered that a crowd was being organised to receive Tinubu right from the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja and welcome him back to Nigeria, supporters and members of the All Progressives Congress will form part of the crowd.

His return was confirmed in a tweet by his Director of Media and Publicity, Bayo Onanuga.

As stated by Bayo, the president-elect has been on vacation in France but SaharaReporters had exclusively reported that Tinubu fell ill after the March 18 governorship and State Assembly election and was flown to France for medical treatment.

“Nigeria’s president-elect Bola Ahmed Tinubu returns to Abuja today after weeks of a well deserved vacation in France. E kaabo! Se dada le de!” Onanuga tweeted.

Meanwhile, aside from Onanuga, other aides to Tinubu and chieftains of his party – All Progressives Congress – have claimed the ‘President-elect’ is in Europe for vacation.

A source observed that the former Lagos governor was not seen among several Nigerian dignitaries, including politicians, who travelled to Saudi Arabia for the pilgrimage.