The Special Adviser to President Goodluck Jonathan, Reuben Abati has announced that the commander-in-chief is currently indisposed.
President Jonathan was scheduled to visit London for a meeting of Nigeria’s Honorary International Investors’ Council.
He announced the news via Twitter. But did state that it was “Nothing serious”.
GEJ was a year older yesterday. Happy belated birthday Mr. President.
President Jonathan undergoes medical check up in London. Became indisposed and has sought precautionary medical attention. Nothing serious.
— Reuben Abati (@abati1990) November 21, 2013
Read the official release;
In the course of his on-going visit to London for a meeting of Nigeria’s Honorary International Investors’ Council, President Goodluck Jonathan became indisposed and could not be present at the opening of the meeting today.
President Jonathan has since been examined by competent medical practitioners. He has been advised to rest for a few days.
The Presidency wishes to assure all Nigerians that President Jonathan’s condition is nothing serious and that the medical attention he has sought is only precautionary.
Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity)
November 21, 2013