Nigeria’s President has called the rumors about his counterpart in Poland about

© AFP 2018 / Saul LoebПрезидент Nigeria Mohammad Bukhari. Archival photoNigeria’s President has called the rumors about his counterpart in Poland about© 2018 AFP / Saul Loeb

Nigeria’s President Mohammad Bukhari called false rumors that he is a meeting of Nigerians in Poland was made by his double.

«One of the issues raised today (Sunday — ed.) for my meeting with Nigerians in Poland was the question, was I cloned or not. Ignorant rumors are not surprising: when I was on leave on health last year, many people were hoping I died,» wrote the President in his microblog on Twitter.

«I can assure you all that this is the real me. Later this month I will celebrate my 76th birthday,» said the President, commenting on posted on Twitter a video with his speech at the meeting in Poland.

According to the leader of the country, even his Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo (Yemi Osinbajo) had to deal with rumors. Some people contacted Osinbajo to consider their nominations for the post of Vice-President. They thought that Bukhari died and his place was taken by Vice President.

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