Governor Rochas Okorocha, who was among the delegation, said President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, was asked about the rumours swirling around his health and laughed them off.
The Imo State governor said president Buhari was completely unperturbed by the cocktail of lies. “He, instead, sent his best wishes to Nigerians,” he said.
Nigeria’s president traveled to the UK for on 7 May for treatment while the Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo takes full powers to act as head of state.
His absence has led to some anxiety in Nigeria, with some speculating that he might have died. Others have worried he may not be able to return to duty – myjoyonline
The delegation said the president “was very cheerful and has not lost any bit of his sense of humour”.