President Buhari Begins Vacation, VP Osinbajo Takes Charge as Acting President.
President Muhammadu Buhari has embarked on a short vacation according to his office on Friday 5th, February 2016.
The president will be on break from all his official functions February 5 to February 10, 2016.
During his absence, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will perform the functions of the president, a statement signed by presidential spokesperson, Femi Adesina, said.
This is “In compliance with Section 145 (1) of the Nigerian Constitution, President Buhari has dispatched a formal notice of his vacation to the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives,” the statement said.
President Buhari is takes his first vacation after eight months in office as the C-in-C of Nigeria.