The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) and members of his entourage have commenced isolation after they returned from the United Kingdom.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, confirmed this to several media outlets on Sunday; noting that it was in accordance with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control guidelines for international travel.
Members of the President’s delegation to the UK included the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama; Minister of State for Education, Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba; Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ahmed Rufai Abubakar and the National Security Adviser, Major General Babagana Munguno (retired).
President Buhari had on July 26 travelled to London, United Kingdom to participate in the Global Education Summit on Financing Global Partnership for Education 2021-2025, as well as to see his doctors.
Buhari returned to Nigeria after 19 days.