News - Aisha Buhari

Kwara State Empowers Women And Youth In Various Skills Acquisition Programme

2 years ago /
Nation 

Over one hundred women and youths in Kwara state have been empowered and trained in various skills acquisition programme. The Wife of the President Aisha Buhari at the graduation of the trainees said it is in line with the objective of the administration towards the realization of economic self reliant. In a...

Aisha Buhari Supports Youth Empowerment Initiatives

2 years ago /
Nation 

Wife of the Nigerian president, Aisha Buhari has called on wealthy individuals to support state governors on women and youth empowerment programs She made the call at the graduation ceremony of 500 youth who benefited from the skills acquisition program of her pet project, the future assured initiative. Addressing the 500 youth...

I Will Not Answer Any Question On Misau’s Allegations – IGP

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Inspector General of Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris, has refused to answer questions from the Senate Committee investigating the allegations levelled against him by Senator Isa Misau. Mr Idris, who appeared before the Senate Committee on Ethics on Wednesday at the National Assembly in Abuja, told the lawmakers that the matter...

Nigeria Police Hits Back At Senator Isa Misau

2 years ago /
Nation  Security 

The Nigeria Police has described the fresh allegations by Senator Isa Misau that the inspector-general of police Ibrahim Idris bought two jeeps for the wife of the president Aisha Buhari and manipulated his retirement age as, misinforming and misleading.  At a press conference at the force headquarters, Thursday, the force spokesman Jimoh...

Women Seek More Inclusiveness In Politics

2 years ago /
Nation  Politics 

A group of Civil Society Organmisations which focuses on gender parity, wants women to be given preference in decision making positions The group believes that this will correct the lopsided representation in decision making in favour of men. Some Nigerian women gathered in Abuja on Friday for the sole reason of appraising...

FG To Spend 1% Of Revenue On Health Sector

2 years ago /
Health  Nation 

The Nigerian Government has resolved to channel one percent of the consolidated revenue fund of the federation to tackle present and emerging challenges in the nation's health sector. The move is expected to address the funding gaps in the health sector which is faced with a myriad of problems resulting in...

Aisha Buhari Gives Nigerian Media Thumbs Up

2 years ago /
Nation 

Wife of Nigeria’s president, Aisha Buhari has commended the Nigerian  media for its   role in sustaining democracy  by  creating awareness and  disseminating credible information Aisha Buhari gave the commendation during the unveiling of a presidential dairy in Abuja to track and chronicle   achievements of the Buhari administration for future reference. President Muhammadu Buhari’s wife commended the media   for its efforts so far in nation...

House Of Reps Investigates State House Clinic

2 years ago /
Health  Nation 

The House of Representatives has asked an ad-hoc committee to investigate the condition of the State House Clinic, Abuja, and alleged irregular deductions from the salaries and allowances of the staff. This house set up the committee after adopting a motion raised by Henry Archibong (PDP-Akwa Ibom) at the plenary on...

Aisha Buhari Bemoans State House Health Facilities

2 years ago /
Nation 

Wife of Nigeria’s President Aisha Buhari has expressed concern over the poor state of facilities at state house medical center. The first lady's position comes several weeks after her daughter, Zara, went on Instagram to lambast the management of the presidential clinic for not providing the required facilities befitting of a...

Aisha Buhari Calls For Probe Of State House Medical Centre

2 years ago /
Nation 

The wife of  Nigeria's President, Aisha Buhari, has called for a probe of how the budget for the State House Medical Centre is utilised. Mrs. Buhari made the call in Abuja today, at the opening of a two-day Stakeholders meeting on RMNCAH+N – Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent Health and Nutrition. She decried the...

Aisha Buhari To Train 1,000 Women In Kwara

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Wife of Nigeria's President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, on Sunday in Ilorin launched a two-week skill acquisition empowerment programme for 1,000 women and youth in Kwara. Mrs Buhari said that the programme was part of her pet project, `Future Assured Programme’ which was a social intervention aimed at ameliorating poverty among...

I’m Being Probed For My Role In 2015 Elections – Patience Jonathan

2 years ago /
Nation 

Wife of former President,  Goodluck Jonathan, Patience, says she is being investigated for her role in the build-up to the 2015 elections. The allegation followed the seizure of the sum of $15.5m purportedly owned by the former First Lady by a court, at the request of the Economic and Financial Crimes...

I Am Grateful To Nigerians – Aisha Buhari

2 years ago /
Nation 

Wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, has expressed gratitude to Nigerians for prayers offered for the recovery of her husband. She made this known on Monday in a tweet after the President’s return from the UK where he was undergoing medical treatment. “As we welcome our dear President back home, I am...

Hyenas, Jackals Will Soon Be Sent Out Of My Husband’s Kingdom – Aisha Buhari

2 years ago /
Politics 

Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President, has given an insight into the power play at the Nigerian seat of power in the wake of a sickness that has kept her husband out of the country for over two months. President Muhammadu Buhari had flown to London 63 days ago to...

Why Aisha Buhari Hurried To UK – Fayose

2 years ago /
Business and Economy  

The Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose has maintained that he president is incapacitated and is surving on life support. The state governor while speaking on the First Lady’s trip to UK noted that Aisha Buhari who was allegedly denied access to the president during her first trip to UK has made...

First Lady, Aisha Buhari Jets Out To Be With President Buhari In UK

2 years ago /
Nation 

The wife of the Nigerian President, Aisha Buhari, has left the country to be with her husband, Muhammadu Buhari who left the country on May 7, 2017, for medical reasons. Aisha Buhari’s trip comes some weeks after her first visit to the President in the United Kingdom. The First Lady’s travel was...

Buhari Is Not On Life Support, Recovering Strong – APC

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Chairman of the All Progressive Congress (APC) has said that President Muhammadu Buhari is recovering strong and not on life support. According to John Oyegun,“The reports we have from the doctors are very good, his recovering very strongly,” he added. This is following the statement by the Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele...

Again, Fayose Asks Buhari To Resign

2 years ago /
Nation 

The Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has again asked President Muhammadu Buhari to resign, alleging that the President is on life support. “Dear Nigerians, even though President Buhari needs our prayers and we should keep praying that God takes total control of his situation, it is equally imperative that...

 

2019: I’ll Never Endorse Sen. Abe’s Governorship Ambition – Amaechi

2 years ago /
Politics 

The leadership crisis rocking the Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has taken a turn for the worse with the Minister of Transportation, Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, asserting that not even President Muhammadu Buhari, can make him endorse the governorship aspiration of Senator Magnus Abe. Amaechi told some stakeholders...

Over 3,000 Women Receive Free Medical Treatment In Benue

2 years ago /
Nation 

Over 3,000 women in Benue State, who suffer from life-threatening ailments like cervical cancer and hypertension, have received free treatment under an initiative of the wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari. Some of the beneficiaries of the free medical screening and treatment commended Mrs Buhari for reaching out to them...