The joint session of the National Assembly was thrown into loud laughter and applause after President Muhammadu Buhari said he has cold because he is working hard.
President Buhari made this comment before he started the 2020 budget presentation.
He said, “Before I proceed to read the details of the budget, let me apologise for my voice.
“As you can hear in my voice, I have cold because I am working hard.”
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila extend his sympathy to President Buhari while delivering his address.
“Mr President, sorry about your cold,” he said.