The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says there
is no cause for alarm because President Muhammadu Buhari is neither
critically ill nor in life threatening situation .
Speaking in Umuahia at the launch of national reorientation campaign,
“Change Begins With Me’’ in Abia,the minister, who was asked to tell the
country about the health condition of the president and whether there
was need for a regular briefing on his health stressed that there was no
reason for such briefings.
“ I can say here very boldly and confidently that there is absolutely no
cause for alarm. “`Mr president called me at 2.43 p.m. on Saturday and
we spoke.If Mr president is in the hospital or is critically ill, as
minister of information, I will give daily bulletin on his health. “Mr
president is neither critically ill nor in the hospital and there is
nothing life threatening about the checks he is going through,’’ he