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Covid-19: President Buhari, aides in quarantine after U.S. trip
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Wed, 29 Sep 2021   ||   Nigeria,

WEDNESDAY- 29th September, 2021: President Muhammadu Buhari and aides who followed him to the U.S. to attend the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly has been in covid-19 quarantine since he returned to Nigeria on Sunday.

This was disclosed today after he was conspicuously absent at the Federal Executive Council meeting.

CEOAFRICA had earlier reported that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo presided over the meeting due to Buhari’s absent.

“The quarantine will end tomorrow”, Media adviser Femi Adeshina said.

Buhari similarly observed a five-day quarantine after he returned home from UK in mid August.

The measure is in accordance with the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) guidelines for international travel.


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