PATIENCE Jonathan, first lady, has congratulated Aisha Buhari, wife of Muhammadu Buhari, president-elect, on her husband’s victory at the March 28 presidential elections. In a statement by Ayo Adewuyi, her media adviser, Patience wished the incoming first lady well in her new assignment.
“The First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan (Mama Peace) has congratulated the wife of the President-elect, Hajia Aisha Buhari on the election of her husband, General Muhammadu Buhari. The First Lady appeals to the Nigerian women to work with Hajia Aisha Buhari and give her the maximum support to make her succeed in her new assignment. The First Lady (Mama Peace) wishes her well in her new task,” she said.
Both Patience and Aisha had conducted separate campaigns for their husbands before the elections.
— Apr. 13, 2015 @ 01:00 GMT