President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his prayers to the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, as he is being treated for coronavirus.
The British prime minister was moved to the Intensive Care Unit of a London hospital on Sunday after his symptoms “worsened”.
Buhari, in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, on Tuesday, wished the 55-year-old UK leader a quick recovery.
The statement read, “On behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari wishes Prime Minister Boris Johnson a quick recovery and restoration to full health.
“President Buhari’s sympathy and solidarity are with the British leader as he battles COVID-19 personally, and with the British people as their country battles the devastating effects of the pandemic.