The painter identified as Creative_Doks who took to his Twitter handle, @Doks_Arts to share his work said it took him about 70 hours to come out with such a shocking portrait of the American leader.

According to him, this happens to be his second painting of Mr Trum, and he wanted people to help circulate it till it reached the president.

Donald Trump expresses surprise as Nigerian artist draws an unbelievable portrait of him (photos)
Donald Trump expresses surprise as Nigerian artist draws an unbelievable portrait of him (photos)

Fortunately, Donald Trump has acknowledged having seen the painting and urged the young man to never give up on his dream, adding that the work was fantastic.

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“Not only did I see it @Doks_Art, I think it is fantastic. You are a wonderful artist, never give up your dream!” Trump tweeted.