There's lot of secrecy around Nigerian president's illness - correspondent

A group of prominent Nigerian activists have called on President Muhammadu Buhari to take medical leave amid growing concerns about his health.

Buhari has not attended the last two Cabinet meetings.

He has also made few public appearances since his return from the United Kingdom where it is believed he was treated for an undisclosed illness for seven months.

EWN correspondent, Crystal Orderson, says civil rights group leaders want the President to take medical leave.

There is such a lot of secrecy around Buhari's concerns. Different rumors are going around.

Crystal Orderson, EWN Africa correspondent

They are saying for the sake of the country, they want Muhammadu Buhari to take care of his health.

Crystal Orderson, EWN Africa correspondent

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