By Adenike Lucas
King Mohammed VI called President Muhammadu Buhari today to discuss the current stage of the Morocco-Nigeria Atlantic crude oil pipeline project.
The Moroccan monarch who is set to visit Liberia notified President Buhari of Morocco’s request to join the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS.
According to a statement from the President Buhari’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, King Mohammed VI also thanked President Buhari for Nigeria’s support in returning Morocco to the African Union.
Last month, Nigeria’s Commander in Chief spoke with the President of America, Donald Trump, who commended him over the success achieved in the fight against insurgency in the north east of the country.
President Buhari is currently in London on an extended vacation. There has been speculations about the health of the 74-year-old, however, Nigerian government officials continue to assure Nigerians that all is well.
After paying a visit to Abuja House, London, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki said Nigeria’s number one man was in “good spirit.”
The Presidency has also taken several steps to reassure citizens by releasing intimate images of President Buhari to the public.
One of the snaps showed, President Buhari relaxing while catching up on news from Nigeria through Channels TV.
Another post was a photo of him having dinner with one of his closest ally, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, the Governor of Ogun State.
A video of the president speaking to the Kano state Governor, Abdullah Umar Ganduje was released last week.