Abuja - The Presidency on Thursday broke its silence on the whereabouts of the First Lady, Patience Jonathan, reports New Mail.
The Presidency confirmed widespread rumours that the First Lady was not in the country.
According to a statement issued on Thursday in Abuja by the media assistant to Patience Jonathan, Ayo Adewuy, the First Lady is currently in Congo.
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He said the First Lady travelled to Congo to join her colleagues from Africa for the celebration of the 30th anniversary of a Non-Governmental Organisation, Congo Assistance Foundation, established by the Congolese First Lady, Madam Antoinette Sassou-Nguesso.
The First Lady has not been seen in public for several weeks.
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- News 24