Nigerians react to Donald Trump’s statement calling Buhari ‘lifeless’

Shortly after the April 30th meeting of Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari and US president Donald Trump, shocking reports have emerged that the later referred to Buhari as “lifeless”.  The US president was quoted to have told his aides, ‘he never wanted to meet someone so lifeless again.’

According to Financial Times,  in an article titled Africa looks for something new out of Trump, “The first meeting, with Nigeria’s ailing 75-year-old Muhammadu Buhari in April, ended with the US president telling aides he never wanted to meet someone so lifeless again, according to three people familiar with the matter.”

Here is a screenshot of the article

We have gone through comments on social media as to what Nigerians think about the statement, here are a few with came up with.



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  2. And who wouldn’t see him as one? This is one man given a key to a treasure house with the verdict to turn that country into a Heaven on earth but he said i prefer to see this people taste and smell Hell as they eat their own flesh. No reasonable and meaningful Nigerian would say the otherwise to the statement of that Great president of the United States, D.Trump.


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