Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, a has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to make a live broadcast to address Nigerians he (Buhari) has not left the country to seek medical aid overseas.
There has been rumours on the social media platforms that the president and his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari have been secretly flown abroad for treatment.
However, the former Minister said the rumours are heartbreaking and disheartening, and that Nigerians deserved to be reassured that they have not been abandoned midstream.
“I urge President Buhari to conduct a LIVE TV broadcast to assure the Nigerian people that he is well and that he has not fled our shores to seek medical treatment elsewhere,” Fani-Kayode tweeted.
“The rumours are heartbreaking and disheartening. We deserve to be reassured that we have not been abandoned midstream.”