The United States President Donald J Trump on Tuesday allegedly called President Muhammadu Buhari on phone, Minister of Information Lai Mohammed disclosed this at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
The minister said Buhari used the opportunity to brief the Trump on the steps that Nigeria is taking to contain the spread of the disease.
In his remarks, Trump assured that the U.S. stand in solidarity with Nigeria.
The American leader promised to send ventilators to support the country in its fight against the pandemic.
“President Trump also extends his best regards to the people of Nigeria”, Mohammed added.