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US first lady Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery, hospitalized

US first lady Melania Trump undergoes kidney surgery, hospitalized

The first lady of the United States of America, Melania Trump, underwent kidney surgery on Monday, May 14, at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center near Washington, DC, reports have quoted a statement from her office as saying.

CNN reports that the first lady, who clocked 48 recently, had been experiencing an issue with her kidney with her office describing it as benign but requiring medical attention.

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“This morning, first lady Melania Trump underwent an embolization procedure to treat a benign kidney condition.

“The procedure was successful, and there were no complications.

“Mrs Trump is at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center and will likely remain there for the duration of the week.

“The first lady looks forward to a full recovery so she can continue her work on behalf of children everywhere," the first lady's communications director, Stephanie Grisham, said in a statement.

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The report said Trump was in the office all through the day but is expected to pay a visit to the hospital soon. earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari recently revealed the content of the conversation between him and President Donald Trump of the US in New York.

The US president hosted select African heads of state on Wednesday, September 20, on the side-line of the United Nations General Assembly.

In a post on his official Facebook page, President Buhari revealed that they discussed the US’ support for Nigeria especially in the area of corruption and terrorism.

He also appreciated Trump’s call to him in London and for also fulfilling promise of supplying arms to support the fight against Boko Haram.

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