Insecurity: End Banditry now or allow our people to perish, Aisha Buhari tasks security agencies

Tackles Social Investment Programme again • I’m now ready to fight terrorism with full force – Buhari The first lady, Aisha Buhari, has challenged security agencies to quickly end banditry and other insecurity challenges in parts of the country. Mrs Buhari, who made the call on Saturday in Katsina while distributing relief materials to over 25,000 victims of bandits’ attacks, said it was necessary to degrade the criminals before they end the civil population. “The security agents should either assist to take action or allow the situation continue until bandits…

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PDP, CUPP, CACOL slam Aisha over proposed Buhari University

The Peoples Democratic Party, Coalition of United Political Parties, and The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership have expressed opposition to a proposal by the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, to establish a private university to be known as Muhammadu Buhari University. The groups described the proposed university as misplaced. Aisha had, during a town hall meeting in Yola, Adamawa State organised by her in collaboration with Concerned Indigenes of Adamawa, disclosed her plan for the private university. But the PDP Deputy National Publicity, Mr Diran Odeyemi, in an…

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African Entrepreneurship: Aisha Commends Elumelu Foundation

The wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has commended the Chairman of Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Mr Tony Elumelu for transforming the lives of young entrepreneurs across the African continent. Speaking at the Fifth Cohort of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme on Friday in Abuja, Buhari expressed hope that TEF entrepreneurs would grow to inspire confidence in both local and foreign markets. The Entrepreneurship Programme is half way through its 10 year mark of empowering African entrepreneurs and has achieved a significant milestone. “They will be a source of immense value…

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Aisha Buhari Visits Victims of Lagos Building Collapse

The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Saturday visited victims of the Ita-Faji building collapse at the Lagos Island General Hospital to sympathise with them. The wife of the President offered her condolences to the victims of the incident, which claimed the lives of no fewer than 20 people, including school children. Mrs Buhari, who took time to visit women and children wards of the hospital, prayed to God to grant the families that lost loved ones the fortitude to bear the loss. She also wished those still…

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Only APC Members Should Get Political Appointments – Aisha Buhari

Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has advised the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider only card-carrying members for political appointments. She made the call at a dinner to celebrate the victory of President Muhammadu Buhari at Daura Stadium, Kastina State on Thursday. The event, which took place at the Daura Stadium, attracted women and youth supporters of the APC from across the state. According to Suleiman Haruna, media aide of the president’s wife, Aisha reminded the leadership of the party that the constitution of APC specifies that appointments to…

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Second Term: Appoint More APC Members, Aisha Pleads

Aisha, wife of President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to the All Progressives Congress (APC) to consider more card-carrying members of the party for appointments into various political offices in the next dispensation. Buhari via a statement issued on Friday in Abuja, by her Director of Information, Mr Suleiman Haruna, said that APC constitution specified that party members should be given preference in appointments. She spoke in Daura after a dinner organised to celebrate the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari. The wife of the president advised that the party’s constitution should…

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Make Your Decision on Saturday- Aisha Buhari Tells Nigerians

The wife of the president Her Excellency Dr Mrs. Aisha Buhari has asked Nigerians to decide this weekend, whether the poorer should become poorer and the rich richer or we have a society where the gap begins to be reduced. She said this on Thursday while presenting empowerment packs to 1,250 women and youths from the six Area council of the Federal Capital Territory in Abuja. Mrs Buhari, said poverty was one of the indices that encouraged people to embrace vices like terrorism kidnapping and begging. Earlier the D.G., NDE…

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Aisha Buhari In Kano, Flags-Off Husband’s Re-Election Campaign

[Ishaku Yohanna] The First Lady, Aisha Buahari, has appealed to Nigerians to vote for President Muhammadu Buhari in the February 16, 2019 Presidential election as they did in 2015 so as to sustain the Buhari’s initiated social intervention programs in the country. She made the appeal yesterday at the North West flag-off of Buhari’s re-election, promising that the President would not disappoint Nigerians, adding that the country is set to move to the next level. She was accompanied by Umar Ganduje, Governor of Kano, and his wife, Hafsat Ganduje. The…

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Orji Kalu Among Buhari’s Reelection Campaign Team Despite Standing Trial For Corruption (Full List)

[Ishaku Yohanna] Former Governor of Abia State, Orji Uzor Kalu, has been appointed into the advisory council committee for the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari, despite standing trial for corruption, The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had filed a N7.7 billion fraud trial against the ex-governor, who has been out of the country on alleged health grounds. The All Progressives Congress (APC) Women and Youths Presidential Campaign team for the 2019 election is to be chaired by the First Lady Aisha Buhari, while the wife of the Vice-President, Dolapo…

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Prove Existence Of Cabal Controlling My Administration – Buhari Challenges Wife, Aisha

[Ishaku Yohanna] President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged his wife, Aisha, to prove the existence of a cabal that she claimed is in control of his administration. He threw the challenge in an interview with Voice of America, Hausa on Tuesday. The President’s wife in an interview with the BBC Hausa in 2016 had first alleged that her husband was being controlled by a cabal, and threatened to withdraw support for him if he chose to seek re-election unless he shakes up his cabinet and includes more people who worked for…

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