President Trump to call President Buhari in London

President Trump to call President Buhari in London

President Donald Trump is expected to speak with President Muhammadu Buhari and President Jacob Zuma of South Africa as part of the Africa Day celebration.

Geoffrey York who is the Africa correspondent for The Globe disclosed this via his twitter page.

President Buhari is in London, UK where he is on extended medical leave after he postponed his return to Nigeria citing medical reasons.

According to York, Trump will call Buhari first before speaking with his South African counterpart.

This was also confirmed by Geoffrey Onyeama who is the minister of foreign affairs via his official twitter page.

The details of the conversation between the two president was later revealed with trump quoted as commending President Buhari for the success recorded in the fight against Boko Haram.

Trump also promised that the US will support Nigeria with military weapons to intensify the fight against insurgency.


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