Nigerians, particularly social media users have welcomed the President back to the country with a hashtag #BabaOyoyo.
The enthusiastic social media users have been trending the hashtag, a term used by children in Hausa land to welcome their fathers home, from a long journey or from their offices back home.
Abu Sidiq @MrAbuSidiq said: He (Buhari) didn’t go to London, they were sad. He went to London, they were still sad. Now he’s returning, they still remained sad.#BabaOyoyo
Huzaifa Muhammad @huzayyfah said: Alhamdulillah, a very BIG WELCOME HOME, @mbuhari said: We missed you during ur absent. More hope for NGR as you set ur foot in home. #BabaOyoyo
Daniel Dalyop @alutadarf said: “…We Saw People Even Printing The#President ‘s Obituary, We Stood Our Grounds That Nothing Has Gone Wrong…
-#JoeIgbokwe ” #BabaOyoyo
Alabi Hammed @Buhariologist said: @MBuhari you’re welcome back home and you will never return abroad for any health issues again Amin
Nigerians Love #BabaOyoyo
Mosh Abubakar @enfanterribleNG said: If you hate @MBuhari, it is either you are thief, tribalistic or you just don’t mean well for Nigeria. #BabaOyoyo#BuhariReturns
Meanwhile, the president is expected to address the nation through a national broadcast on Monday by 7am. [myad]