Buhari arrives in UK, returns to Nigeria Monday

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity , Mr . Femi Adesina, says President Muhammadu Buhari will spend only four days in London after which he will return to Nigeria.
Adesina, however , did not state the reason for Buhari’ s visit .
Responding to an inquiry via a text message , the President ’ s spokesman said, “ We just landed in London. The President is in transit ; to be back in Nigeria on Monday. ”
The President had departed New York for London after attending the United Nations General Assembly .
The Presidency had said last week that Buhari would be making a stopover at London before returning to Nigeria but did not disclose the reason for his return .
Buhari has spent about 160 non - consecutive days in London for medical treatment this year .
His prolonged medical leave spurred protests in Nigeria and London which forced him to abruptly return .
Unconfirmed reports have it that he had returned to London for medical treatment.