• Buhari was joking with remarks on Aisha over interview – Presidency insists

    Buhari was joking with remarks on Aisha over interview – Presidency insists

    The Presidency is insisting that President Muhammadu Buhari’s comments last week in Germany regarding First Lady Aisha’s position being in the kitchen and the other room was nothing more than a joke.

    The Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity to the President, Garba Shehu,said yesterday that his principal is gifted with a high sense of humour.

    He expressed regrets that a well-meaning leader was being misunderstood and asked Nigerians to “put an end to the unfair insinuations that have been generated by […]

  • Governor Okorocha backs Aisha, asks Buhari to rejig cabinet

    Governor Okorocha backs Aisha, asks Buhari to rejig cabinet

    Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to heed the advice of his wife, Aisha, and other Nigerians to rejig his cabinet.

    According to the governor, there is need to bring in people who would help to actualise the vision of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Nigeria.

    Aisha, while speaking to the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) last week about some appointments made by her husband, cautioned that she might not support his re-election in 2019 if the […]

  • BBC interview: Buhari insists Aisha belongs in the kitchen

    BBC interview: Buhari insists Aisha belongs in the kitchen

    In Germany, President Muhammad Buhari reiterated his wife, Aisha’s place, belongs in the kitchen and not to dabble in matters of governance.

    At a press conference with German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, the President,  reacting to his wife’s interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), which blew the lid on a cabal controlling his Presidency, said Aisha belongs to three rooms: his kitchen, living room and the other room.

    The President was not done yet.

    After the Press conference, which ended abruptly, in an […]

  • Buhari’s comments on Aisha, an embarrassment to Nigeria – Group

    Buhari’s comments on Aisha, an embarrassment to Nigeria – Group

    According to reports, the Centre for African Resources, Research and Development (CARRD) ‎has commended Aisha, wife of President Muhamma‎du Buhari over the recent interview she granted the BBC.

    In a statement signed by its Chairman, Dr Ismail Ibraheem, CARRD said it nonetheless disagreed with “the attendant global political and gender-tilted reverberations-between President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Mrs Aisha Buhari”.

    The group also condemned Buhari’s response to his wife’s complaint, describing it as an embarrassment.

    “Right in the face of global and Nigerian […]

  • Saying Aisha belongs to kitchen shows how much Buhari hates women – Olujimi

    Saying Aisha belongs to kitchen shows how much Buhari hates women – Olujimi

    The Deputy Minority Whip of the Senate, Senator Biodun Olujimi, (Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Ekiti South) has described comments by President Muhammadu Buhari that the wife, Aisha belongs to the Kitchen as a wake up call for women in the country.

    Senator Olujimi jn a statement issued on Saturday described Buhari’s statement as a bad development.

    She said, “the statement is in very bad taste especially that it was said beside one of the most powerful women in the world.

    “It is an […]

  • Buhari joking on Aisha belonging to the kitchen – Shehu

    Buhari joking on Aisha belonging to the kitchen – Shehu

    Garba Shehu, the Senior special assistant to the President on the Media and Publicity, has described as a joke President Muhammadu Buhari’s statement that his wife, Aisha, belongs to the kitchen.

    “My friends, can’t a leader get a sense humour anymore? Mr. President laughed before that statement was made. He was obviously throwing banter,” Shehu tweeted in reaction to the negative comments that greeted the Buhari’s comment.

    “I don’t know which party my wife belongs to, but she belongs to my kitchen […]

  • APC backs Aisha over comments on Buhari

    APC backs Aisha over comments on Buhari

    Acting National Publicity Secretary of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Timi Frank, has hailed wife of the President, Aisha Buhari, over fears she publicly raised that her husband’s administration has been hijacked.

    In a statement issued Friday in Abuja, Frank said the comments were not meant to discredit the present administration but to sound a note of caution to the present administration.

    “I think Mrs. Buhari deserve commendation because she is actually speaking the minds of not only the party members […]

  • Watch President Buhari say his wife, Aisha, belongs to his Kitchen and living room (Video)

    Watch President Buhari say his wife, Aisha, belongs to his Kitchen and living room (Video)

    He said this while reacting to her controversial BBC Hausa

  • President Buhari and his wife Aisha attend Book of Photos launch in Abuja (Photos)

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attend Book of Photos launch in Abuja (Photos)

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attended the launch of his personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo’s Book of Photos which held in Abuja yesterday. Also in attendance were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, Ministers, Oba of Lagos and others.

    President Buhari and his wife Aisha attended the launch of his personal photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo’s Book of Photos which held in Abuja yesterday. Also in attendance were Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife Dolapo, Ministers, Oba of Lagos […]

  • Man who named pet dog ‘Buhari’ names newborn daughter ‘Aisha’

    Man who named pet dog ‘Buhari’ names newborn daughter ‘Aisha’

    Lawyer/Human Rights Activist, Inibehe Effiong (left) shared this interesting new update via his twitter page. Effiong was involved in the case of Joachim Iroko Chinakwe (right), who was was arrested when a neighbour filed a complaint against him for naming his dog ‘Buhari’. See the tweets below.

    Lawyer/Human Rights Activist, Inibehe Effiong (left) shared this interesting new update via his twitter page. Effiong was involved in the case of Joachim Iroko Chinakwe (right), who was was arrested when a neighbour filed […]

  • Mrs Aisha Buhari gives food to IDPs in Gombe

    Mrs Aisha Buhari gives food to IDPs in Gombe

    Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has donated some food items to the less privileged and Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Gombe State.

    The donation was made on Sunday by the former governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress in Gombe State, Mr Inuwa Yahaya, who represented Mrs Buhari.

    Mr Yahaya commended the initiative of the First Lady and advised other individuals and corporate organisations to support the IDPs.

    He explained that the items would also be extended to those participating in […]