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Presidency Reacts To Yusuf Buhari’s Accident

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The presidency has denied a report that the President’s son, , who was involved in a bike accident on Wednesday has been flown to Germany for treatment.

The report had it that Yusuf was early on Thursday morning flown abroad following his severe head injury in a bike accident.

Presidency dismissed the report as `fake news’ which emanated from an online media outfit.

TheCable, on Thursday reported that Buhari had been flown to Germany.

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Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, in a text message on Thursday in Abuja, said Buhari was still being treated at a private hospital in Abuja.

Shehu, had on Wednesday in a statement, confirmed that Yusuf Buhari, who was involved in a bike accident, was in stable condition.

He said that Yusuf had the accident on Tuesday night around Gwarimpa area in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.

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Shehu said Buhari junior broke a limb and also sustained an injury on the head as a result of the incident.

“He has undergone surgery at a clinic in Abuja. He is in a stable condition.

“The President and his wife, Mrs Aisha are thankful to Nigerians for the good wishes and prayers for their son,” the presidential spokesman said.

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