President Buhari set To go to London on a 10-day vacation

President Muhammadu Buhari will be going to London on Friday, August 3, 2018, on a vacation which will last for 10 working days.

Mr. Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement to journalists, adding that Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo will act in the capacity of the President while he is away.

The statement reads:

President Muhammadu Buhari begins a 10 working-day holiday from August 3, 2018. 

In compliance with Section 145 (1) of the 1999 Constitution, a letter has been transmitted to the President of the Senate, and the Speaker, House of Representatives, to that effect.

While the President is on vacation, the Vice President will be in acting capacity as President.

President Buhari will be in London for the holiday.