According to a statement by his spokesman Femi Adesina, president Muhammadu Buhari will proceed to the UK on a private visit after his official visit to Borno State on Thursday. He is set to return to the country on the 5th of May 2019.
The statement said:
Further to the official visit by President Muhammadu Buhari to Lagos Wednesday where he commissioned a number of projects executed by the State Government, the President is scheduled to depart for Maiduguri, the Borno State capital for another official visit Thursday.
He is expected to commission developmental projects especially in the sectors of education, healthcare and roads.
At the end of the visit, President Buhari will be proceeding to the United Kingdom on a private visit. He is expected to return to Nigeria on May 5, 2019.