The Senate President has said he is delighted that President Buhari is back in the country, saying that his return will bring a new lease of life to the country.
Saraki made this known in a statement released by his Special Adviser (Media & Publicity), Yusuph Olaniyonu, during the weekend.
He said “I thank Almighty Allah for bringing President Muhammadu Buhari back whole, hale and hearty. I am thoroughly delighted that President Buhari has returned home after his medical vacation”
He further said “I was privileged to have met him twice in London during the period of the vacation. After our first meeting, I told Nigerians there was no cause for alarm. After our recent lengthy meeting on Thursday this week, I informed Nigerians that Mr. President’s return home was imminent.
“In all, we must thank Almighty God for sparing all our lives and granting Mr. President a most remarkable recovery. His return marks a new lease of life for this administration.”
The Senate President further said that he was sure that President Buhari will resume his duites with extra vigour and create an impact that would ensure that Nigerians have an improved welfare, expressing the readiness of the Senate to also help achieve this objective
Saraki said, “I am confident that Mr. President will resume with even more vigour to pursue an economic agenda that will improve the welfare of all Nigerians. On our part, the Senate is ready to work closely with the Executive and bend over backwards to support Mr. President. I congratulate all Nigerians on Mr. President’s return”
President Buhari returned to the country on Saturday August 19th, 2017 after spending about 103 days away in London on medical treatment.