The presidency today announced that medical test results of President Muhammadu Buhari in London indicate that he requires more time to rest.
The President, left Nigeria for London over a month ago for medical checkup, and his absence owing to his undisclosed medical condition has raised apprehension back home.
His spokesman, Femi Adesina, in a short press statement said Buhari has however assured Nigerians not to panic even as he thanked them for their good wishes.
"President Muhammadu Buhari thanks millions of Nigerians who have been sending good wishes and praying for his health and well-being in mosques and churches throughout the country.
"The President is immensely grateful for the prayers, show of love and concern.
"President Buhari wishes to reassure Nigerians that there is no cause for worry.
"During his normal annual checkup, tests showed he needed a longer period of rest, necessitating the President staying longer than originally planned", the statement said.