Tinubu Flown Abroad Again Over Failing Health


The leader of the All Progressives Congress
(APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has been
reportedly flown out of the country for medical
It was gathered by Daily Trust yesterday, that
Tinubu was flown to London in his private jet

on Friday, October 24, as his ailing health
According to report, the APC chieftain is
suffering from an ailment which affects his
posture and balance as well his movement,
speech and writing.
APC national leader, Bola Tinubu on arrival in
Lagos after his prolonged trip abroad.
A close aide said: “He has been manifesting
symptoms of Parkinson disease which include
tremor, shaky limbs, hands and fingers, slow
movement, impaired posture and balance and
loss of automatic movements .”
The aide added that he was alos suffering
from another undisclosed disease which is
being managed at a specialist hospital in
Houston, USA.

The source who said Tinubu has been
managing the ailment for almost a decade,
explained that his withdrawal from vying as
the deputy of retired General Muhammadu
Buhari in the forthcoming 2015 elections was
as a result of his failing health.
According to the aide, he was accompanied by
his wife, Senator Remi Tinubu and the former
national chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi
When contacted, APC bigwigs in the state and
at the national level declined commenting on
their leader’s health status.
Recall that some weeks back, there were
reports that Tinubu was sick and had been
flown abroad for medical treatment.
The APC leader had however debunked the
report on his return back to the country in
Before his return, Tinubu took to twitter to
deny the rumours about his sickness saying:
“May God forgive the rumour monger because
they don’t want they are doing. Those with evil
towards me, may God guide them right.”

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