State of Nation: Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo Reveals Details of Phone Call with Buhari from UK

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday night spoke with his Vice, Yemi Osinbajo who’s currently acting in his capacity on the state of the nation.

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In a statement released on Monday from the Office of the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo who is currently acting in the capacity of President Muhammadu Buhari, who is holidaying in the United Kingdom, the presiency has made an update on the state of the nation.

The acting president who on Sunday night, spoke with the president, said that the verbal exchange which was done on the phone between the two leaders was to “review local and other developments including the situation in Gambia, where Nigerian troops are playing a leading role in resolving the fallouts of that country’s presidential election.”

The statment released by Laolu Akande, the VP’s spokesman stated; “President Buhari & VP Osinbajo spoke on phone earlier tonight, reviewing local & other developments including the situation in Gambia.

“Both the President, who’s on vacation & the VP in Abuja also discussed other pertinent national issues.”

Recall that President Buhari while proceeding on a medical vacation on Thursday last week transmitted the powers of his office to Osinbajo through a letter he wrote to the National Assembly.

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