Nigerian president Buhari wants to return home

File: Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari. Photo: AFP / Seyllou

JOHANNESBURG - Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari says he feels ready to head home.

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Buhari has been in the United Kingdom for medical treatment for most of the year.

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His unexplained illness has left many in Nigeria questioning whether Buhari is well enough to run the country.

His absence has sparked numerous protests, including demands for his resignation and more information about his health.

Doctors say Buhari has the final say on whether to return.



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