Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that his principal President Muhammadu Buhari is recuperating fast and will return home shortly.
The Acting President also said Buhari “is in high spirit and is doing very well and recuperating”.
The statement comes on Wednesday after he had visited the head of state in London where he has been on prolonged sick leave.
Osinbajo who visited the president on Tuesday evening further said on Wednesday that, “we had a very good time” and good conversation.
“He is in very high spirits, he is recuperating very quickly and we had a very long conversation. We spoke for well over an hour. His humour is all there. He is doing well,” said Osinbajo.
“We discussed wide-ranging issues. I can’t go into specifics,” he said in his first public comments after returning to Abuja on Wednesday morning.
The Acting President also told State House correspondents that he briefed Buhari on the developments in Nigeria.