President Muhammadu Buhari for the third consecutive time, is again absent at a meeting of the Federal Executive Council which is ongoing at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo is presiding over the meeting which started at about 11am.
No official reason has been given for Buhari’s absence.
Meanwhile, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, the wife of ailing President Muhammadu Buhari, has said her husband’s health is not as bad as some people have made people to believe.
Mrs. Buhari said this in a message on her Twitter handle, @aishambuhari, and her Facebook page, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday.
She said her husband had continued to carry out his constitutional responsibilities as the President without hindrance.
The President’s wife wrote, “I thank all Nigerians for their concern, love and prayers over my husband’s health status.
“I wish to inform everyone that his health is not as bad as it’s being perceived. Meanwhile, he continues to carry out his responsibilities during this period.