Thursday, 21 November 2013
BREAKING NEWS: Nigerian President Jonathan Falls Sick....Currently receiving treatment in London
Nigeria’s President, Goodluck Jonathan has fallen ill in London and could not attend the meeting of Nigeria’s Honorary International Investors’ Council, which started today.
President Jonathan who clocked 56 years yesterday “became indisposed and could not be present at the opening of the meeting today”, a statement by Reuben Abati said today.
According to Abati, 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”, the statement added.
Abati did not reveal the cause of the sudden illness.