The health of wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, has improved.
Aisha had been on admission for high blood pressure at Cedarcrest Hospital, Abuja.
Aisha was placed on bed rest following her son’s involvement in a bike accident.
Yusuf and his friend, Bashir Gwandu, were severely injured along Gwarimpa road in Abuja on December 26, 2017.
On Friday, Aisha in a statement thanked Nigerians for praying for the recovery of her son.
“On behalf of my family, I will like to thank well meaning Nigerians for their prayers in the past week”, she said.
“Special thanks to the team of doctors and specialists who have worked tirelessly to ensure that my son Yusuf remains stable, most especially Nurse Eze Doris Eberechukwu of Nisa Premier, the medical team chaired by the Hon. Minister of Health Prof. Isaac Folorunsho Adewole, the team of neurosurgeons Prof. Temitayo Sokunbi, Prof. B.B. Shehu, Dr. Biodun Ogunbo and Asst. Prof. M.Raji Mahmud, the team of Orthopaedic Surgeons Dr. Felix Ogedengbe and Dr. Akinola, the intensivists Dr. Simon Esangbedo, the Personal Physician to the President Dr. Suhayb Sanusi, my personal physician Dr. M. Kamal and the Nurses have all ensured that he remains stable while receiving treatment.
“Also many thanks to Dr. Jaf Momoh CMD of National Hospital Abuja and his team for their continuous support”, she added.
Meanwhile, renowned neurosurgeons, Professor Temitayo Shokunbi and Professor Bello Bala Shehu, the current vice chancellor of Federal University Birnin-Kebbi, had since relocated to Cedarcrest Hospital Abuja.
They are taking charge of Yusuf’s medical treatment.