• Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari’s wife urges Nigerians to be optimistic

    Eid-el-Kabir: Buhari’s wife urges Nigerians to be optimistic

    The Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, on Monday urged Nigerians to be optimistic as they marked Eid-el-Kabir sallah.

    In a statement by Director of Media in the office of the Wife Of the President, Zakari Yau Nadabo, Mrs. Buhari also urged them to reflect on the lessons embedded in Eid El Kabir season to reappraise their closeness to God, level of sacrifice, commitment and sense of patriotism to the country.

    According to the sallah message, she said: “The period of […]

  • Buhari’s wife launches new initiative for IDPs, children

    Buhari’s wife launches new initiative for IDPs, children

    Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has launched a fresh initiative to support malnourished children and internally displaced persons, IDPs, in the country.

    The initiative intends to persuade wealthy and well-meaning people, including corporate organisations in the country to pay for certain quantity of goods made by manufacturing outfits operating in the country.

    The companies in return produce goods at much reduced prices as their contributions to the initiative.

    The companies currently converge on International Centre in Abuja where they interact with […]

  • Buhari’s wife did not travel to US, her pictures were photoshopped, says PDP

    Buhari’s wife did not travel to US, her pictures were photoshopped, says PDP

    The Peoples Democratic Party has disputed the recent journey said to have been made by Hajia Aisha, the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, to the United States of America.

    Rather, the party in Ekiti State insinuated that Hajia Buhari only travelled to Qatar and had the photographs of the journey made up by photoshop.

    The PDP said the comment of the Ekiti State chapter of the All Progressives Congress on the visit was a function of total ignorance and mischief.

    The party said: […]

  • Apologise to Buhari’s wife – Lawmaker tells Fayose

    Apologise to Buhari’s wife – Lawmaker tells Fayose

    A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Ajibola Famurewa, has asked Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, to apologise to the President’s wife, Hajia Aisha Buhari, after her visit to the United States.

    Fayose had claimed the wife of the President was wanted in the US in connection the Halliburton bribery scandal and dared her to visit the US.

    Mrs. Buhari visited the US last week, less than two months after the governor’s allegation. And Famurewa, who said she didn’t travel to […]

  • Presidency faults Fayose linking Buhari’s wife to Jefferson’s bribery scandal

    Presidency faults Fayose linking Buhari’s wife to Jefferson’s bribery scandal

    The Presidency has dismissed as laughable the attempt by Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State to link President Buhari’s wife, Aisha, to United States (U.S.) Congressman, William Jefferson’s bribery scandal for which the American lawmaker was convicted in 2009.

    In a statement yesterday, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, said ordinarily the Presidency would have ignored Fayose because he is a man “childishly obsessed with the desire to grab the headlines and insulting people at […]

  • Buhari’s wife not exerting undue authority in Presidency, says Arewa group

    Buhari’s wife not exerting undue authority in Presidency, says Arewa group

    The Arewa Youth Integrity Forum (AYIF) has called on well-meaning Nigerians to disregard report that the wife of the President, Hajia Aisha Buhari, is exerting undue authority at the Presidential Villa.

    National President of AYIF, Ibrahim Abubakar, who spoke in a statement issued in Abuja Thursday, said the report is an attempt by disgruntled elements in the society to cause disaffection in the land.

    He described those behind the report as criminally minded people who are trying to paint the northern part […]

  • (Photos) Aisha Buhari donates N55 million to parents of Chibok girls, Buni Yadi boys

    (Photos) Aisha Buhari donates N55 million to parents of Chibok girls, Buni Yadi boys

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, on Tuesday in Abuja, presented N55 million cheque to parents of Chibok school girls and Buni Yadi school boys, who were abducted and murdered respectively by Boko Haram.

    Mrs. Buhari presented a cheque of N30 million to parents of the Chibok girls and N25 million cheque to parents of the Buni Yadi boys.

    She said the presentation of the cheque was part of her promise that proceeds from the book she launched on “Essentials of Beauty Therapy’’ […]

  • Buhari’s Wife Donates N55 million To Parents Of Chibok girls, Buni Yadi boys

    Buhari’s Wife Donates N55 million To Parents Of Chibok girls, Buni Yadi boys

    President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife, Aisha, on Tuesday in Abuja, presented N55 million cheque to parents of Chibok school girls and Buni Yadi school boys, who were abducted and murdered respectively by Boko Haram.

    Mrs. Buhari presented a cheque of N30 million to parents of the Chibok girls and N25 million cheque to parents of the Buni Yadi boys. She said the presentation of the cheque was part of her promise that proceeds from the book she launched on “Essentials of […]

  • Tears as Buhari, wife meet Chibok girls’ mothers

    Tears as Buhari, wife meet Chibok girls’ mothers

    It was reported that tears flowed freely on Friday as President Muhammadu Buhari; his wife, Aisha; and the wife of the Vice-President, Dolapo Osinbajo, met with two women whose daughters are among the over 200 schoolgirls abducted last year by members of the Boko Haram sect in Chibok, Borno State.

    The emotional-laden encounter took place inside the Defence House, Abuja, where Buhari currently operates from.

    Mrs. Osinbajo had earlier led the two women to a meeting with Hajia Buhari, who later led […]

  • Aisha Buhari speaks up on ‘how Tinubu helped her husband’

    Aisha Buhari speaks up on ‘how Tinubu helped her husband’

     

    Report gathered that, Buhari’s wife, Hajia Aisha Buhari, yesterday, opened up on the sacrificial support of Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on her husband’s presidential aspiration, affirming that Tinubu’s support has brought Muhammadu Buhari’s ten-year presidential quest to near actualisation.

    Aisha spoke as Tinubu declared that President Goodluck Jonathan’s time in office was up, lampooning the administration for having a morbid phobia for election upon what he claimed was years of missed opportunities and misgovernance.

    The two spoke at the 14th town hall meeting […]