President Buhari who has been bogged down with Meniere’s disease following an ear infection is headed on a ten-day vacation in London. Meniere’s disease presents with difficult hearing and dizziness among other symptoms.
A press statement issued by the Special Adviser, Femi Adesina said the president doctors advised that he proceed to the UK for further treatment.
See statement below:
President Muhammadu Buhari will take ten days off and travel to London on Monday, June 6, 2016, to rest.
During the holiday, he will see an E.N.T Specialist for a persistent ear infection. The President was examined by his Personal Physician and an E.N.T Specialist in Abuja, and was treated.
Both Nigerian doctors recommended further evaluation purely as a precaution.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
June 5, 2016.