“I choose to be called the first Lady of Nigeria, not the wife of the President” Aisha Buhari insists




Nigeria’s First Lady and wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari has insisted on Nigerians calling her the First Lady of Nigeria, rather than the wife of the President, she made this statement at the Presentation of awards to the wives of the former and current Governors of the 36 States in Nigeria at the Banquet Hall in the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

In her words she said, “when my husband was newly elected I personally choose to be called the “Wife of the President” but I realised it caused confusion on whether the wives of the state Governors to be Addressed as the First Lady of the State or the Wife of the Governor so forgive me for confusing in the beginning but now I chose to be called the First Lady of Nigeria”.