Nigeria: Aisha Buhri tasks women on participation in active politics

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Nigeria: Aisha Buhri tasks women on participation in active politics

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The wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, on Tuesday urged more women to show interest and participate in partisan politics.

She made the call while addressing newsmen ahead of the summit on female political aspirants scheduled for Thursday in Abuja.

Buhari who was represented by Hajiya Hajo Sani, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Administration, said the summit would create awareness on the need for an increase in the participation of women in active politics, to improve national development.

“There is need for us to set the agenda for women in politics now before we go into the series of electioneering process.

“That is why this summit will bring all stakeholders together to deliberate on the stake of women in the forthcoming elections.

Click here to read the full article published by New Telegraph Online on 28 August 2018.

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