PRESIDENT BUHARI’S WIFE, AISHA FLOWN TO DUBAI FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT OVER NECK PAIN
The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has been flown to Dubai, United Arab Emirates, for treatment of severe neck pain.
According to SaharaReporters, the First Lady was flown out of the country last week during the Muslim Sallah Celebration after complaining of neck pain for about two weeks before she left for the medical Treatment.
The neck pain was said to have started a few days after the First Lady paid a condolence visit to the wife of the former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, in Lagos, who died of Coronavirus complications on June 25, 2020, Eons Intelligence reports.
When she arrived in Abuja, Aisha Buhari was said to have self-isolated for 14 days in line with the COVID-19 safety guideline.
"The First Lady started having severe neck pain during the 2019 Presidential electioneering. And she sought treatment abroad afterwards.
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"However, recently the pain returned and she was flown out last week. It was indeed a medical emergency," Punch confirmed.
However, the spokesman for the first Lady said he was not aware if his principal was out of the country or not.
"I have not been to the Villa for two weeks so I cannot say for sure if she is in the country or not. However, I can categorically tell you that there is no emergency," he said.
Meanwhile, reports say the First Lady travelled out of the country for several weeks in 2019 to treat an undisclosed ailment.