President Muhammadu Buhari began a short vacation from today, February 5, to last until February 10, 2016.

This was made known by the special adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina.

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According to Mr Adesina, while Buhari is on vacation, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will perform the functions of the president.

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The Presidential spokesman also said in compliance with Section 145 (1) of the Nigerian Constitution, Buhari had dispatched a formal notice of his vacation to the Senate President and the Speaker of the House of Representatives.

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Details later…