Nigerian President travels to London for medical tests

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari is set to travel to London for medical tests on Sunday.

Buhari has handed over power to his second in command, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, after calls from country's activists that he should take medical leave for deteriorating health.

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