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Nigeria's President Buhari denies clone rumors: 'This is the real me'

(CNN)Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has denied claims that he died and was replaced by a clone, calling the speculation "ignorant rumors."Buhari tweeted on Sunday that he addressed the reports while at a meeting in Poland."One of the questions that came up today in my meeting with Nigerians in Poland was on the issue of whether I've been cloned or not," Buhari said. "The ignorant rumors are not surprising -- when I was away on medical vacation last year a lot of people hoped I was dead."Buhari spent long periods in London receiving medical treatment in 2017, on one occasion leaving Nigeria for more than three months.His absence prompted intense speculation in the country about the President's health and many false reports circulated ...