Senate president, Bukola Saraki has spoken on his perception the health status of President Muhammadu Buhari, shortly after emerging from a meeting with the president.

President Buhari is doing well - Saraki

President Buhari, Senate president Bukola Saraki and speaker Yakubu Dogara in state house on 14th March, 2017.

Saraki said Buhari is doing very well, noting that the meeting he and the speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, had with the president lasted for 40 minutes, Premium Times reports.

He said: “I was not talking to myself.? He is doing very well, we discussed issues of national interest”.

On his part, Dogara said they were not at the villa to assess the president’s health.

He said the journalists who are always there surely knew the president was doing well.

On the relationship between the executive and legislature, Mr. Dogara said it was not in the place of the legislature to fight the executive.

“We fight on issues but mostly issues of national interest. We fight on behalf of the people for the purpose of progress.