By Francesca Iwambe
A state from the office of the President-elect, Tunde Rahman on Tuesday explained that Tinubu left the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Ikeja for Europe on Tuesday night.
According to the statement, Tinubu decided to take a break after the hectic campaign and election season to rest in Paris and London, preparatory to going to Saudi Arabia for Umrah (Lesser Hajj) and the Ramadan Fasting that begins Thursday.
While away, the President-elect will also use the opportunity to plan his transition programme.
He is expected back in the country soon.
The statement enjoin the media to stop publishing rumours and unsubstantiated claims and to always seek clarifications from our office.