A former lawmaker, Shehu Sani has suggested a complete medical test for all the presidential candidates to ascertain their health status.
Sani called on the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, and the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, NANNM, to invite the candidates for the test.
Senator Sani said it would help settle the controversy over the health status of some contenders in the forthcoming election.
The statement was contained in a post via his verified Twitter handle on Thursday.
He also advised that the results should be made public if conducted.
He wrote, “The Nigerian Medical Association NMA and the Nurses Association NANNM, should invite all the Presidential candidates for a complete medical tests, and make the result public.This will settle the controversy over the health status of the contenders.”