Punch reports that Buhari spoke with Mahama over the phone today, Wednesday, June 15, 2016.

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in a statement made available to newsmen, said “The President told the Ghanaian leader that his personal thoughts and prayers as well as those of Nigerians are with him as he mourns the passage of a beloved mother.

“The President further prayed that the loving memory and virtues which Hajia Abiba Nnaba lived for will continue to inspire all who knew her and generations to come.”

President Buhari is currently in London receiving treatment for his ear disease.

According to Pulse Ghana, Hajia  Abibata Nnaba Sluwu, mother of President Mahama died on Tuesday, June 14, 2016.

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