Finally, White House releases full text of President Trump's telephone call with President Buhari






The white House has released the full text
of the telephone call between President
Trump of America and Muhammadu Buhari
of Nigeria




The White has released the readout of President
Trump's telephone call with President Buhari
The news is coming after some
Nigerians refused to believe the call
actually took place.




According to reports from the
Presidency, President Buhari spoke with
President Trump on Monday February
13.




This however generated a lot of
controversies.




But according to a release on the
official website of the White House
titled 'readout of the President’s Call
with President Muhammadu Buhari of
Nigeria,' Trump discussed diverse issues
with his Nigeria counterpart.




The press release read in full:




“President Donald J. Trump spoke this
week with President Muhammadu Buhari
of Nigeria to discuss the strong
cooperation between the United States
and Nigeria, including on shared
security, economic, and governance
priorities.




“President Trump underscored the
importance the United States places on
its relationship with Nigeria, and he
expressed interest in working with
President Buhari to expand the strong
partnership.




“The leaders agreed to continue close
coordination and cooperation in the fight
against terrorism in Nigeria and
worldwide. President Trump expressed
support for the sale of aircraft from the
United States to support Nigeria’s fight
against Boko Haram.




“ President Trump thanked President
Buhari for the leadership he has
exercised in the region and emphasized
the importance of a strong, secure, and
prosperous Nigeria that continues to
lead in the region and in international
forums," it added.




Recall that a group, International
Society for Civil Liberties and the Rule
of Law (Intersociety) urged Nigerians
not to believe the reported call between
President Trump and his Nigerian
counterpart, Buhari until the White
House confirms it.




The group insisted that it lacks
credibility that Presidential media
adviser Femi Adesina who is unaware of
the president’s whereabouts to know the
exact thing the two presidents discussed.



readout of the President’s Call
with President Muhammadu Buhari of
Nigeria,

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