Yusuf Buhari who was, on Tuesday night, involved in a bike accident in Abuja, was reportedly flown out of the country in the early hours of Thursday morning.
Following the severe head injury, a press statement was released by the State House, revealing that Yusuf broke a limb and had a head injury as a result of the accident.
In few hours, he underwent surgery at a clinic in Abuja and was reported to be in stable condition.
The Press release by the state house reads:
STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE:-
1/ President Buhari’s son, Yusuf, was involved in a bike accident last night around Gwarimpa in the FCT, Abuja.
He broke a limb and had an injury to the head as a result. He has undergone surgery at a clinic in Abuja. He is in a stable condition. he sustained after the crash.
STATE HOUSE RELEASE:-
2/ The President and his wife, Mrs Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, are thankful to Nigerians for the good wishes and prayers for their son. May God reward you all.
Well, TheCable reports that the President’s only son is being flown to Germany for specialist care…The family is said to have decided on Germany.
He was driven to the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport, Abuja, in an ambulance with oxygen support, sources in the know said.
He was then flown out in an air ambulance, secured by the family, under the care of a Nigerian doctor and three paramedics.
An orthopedic consultant with specialization in head injuries was also on the flight to monitor the his progress.