President Buhari's son, Yusuf Buhari, was involved in a bike accident on Tuesday night around Gwarimpa in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.

A statement by the Presidency said Yusuf broke a limb and had an injury to the head as a result.

"He has undergone surgery at a clinic in Abuja.

He is in a stable condition," the statement by a spokesman for President Buhari, Mr Garba Shehu, read.

"The President and his wife, Mrs Aisha Buhari, are thankful to Nigerians for the good wishes and prayers for their son. May God reward you all," it added.

They cause of the accident is still not known.

Details to come.