The First Lady has played an inspiring and unifying role in both the symbol and the essence, ”greets Tinuba Aisha Bukhari.
Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos State and national leader of the All-Progressive Congress, welcomed First Lady Aisha Bukhari, saying that she played a unifying role in both symbol and essence.
This was announced by Tinubu, speaking today, April 8, at the public presentation of the biography of Ms. Aisha at the presidential villa in Abuja.
Aisha Bukhari: Different from the Others was written by Dr. Hajo Sani, Senior Special Assistant to the President for Administrative and Women’s Affairs.
Speaking as president on the occasion, Tinubu said;
“Given the success of the first lady, no one else can reasonably doubt her role. Remember, there were those who argued that the constitution did not give any formal role to the first lady. Thanks to Mrs. Dr. Aisha Bukhari, their worries were forever eased.
The First Lady played an inspiring and unifying role in both symbol and essence. It was the voice of conscience calling us to prove ourselves as best we can for the good of the nation and for the most vulnerable among us. “
The event is attended by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and many other senior government officials.