As wife of the President, Aisha Buhari flagged off her husband’s re-election campaign in Kano on Saturday, several women stole the show, sporting Buhari-branded sunglasses. Inscribed on them is ‘Sai Baba’, the buzzword of Buhari’s campaign. Some of the women wore dangling earrings to boot, with President Buhari’s photograph making up the stud.
The fashion statements were on the sidelines of the APC Zonal campaign for the north west in which Aisha Buhari called on women and youths of All Progressive Congress (APC) to ensure victory of the party in the forthcoming Presidential election.
The rally took place at Sani Abacha Stadium, Kofar Mata, Kano State. Aisha said she was canvassing support for APC because of the party’s various social intervention programmes. She said the programme being executed by the federal government won her over to campaign vigorously for the success of the party in the forthcoming election.
The wife of the President who spoke in Hausa Language said, ” the APC in 2015 made some promises, which most of which have been fulfilled. ” The promises include school feeding programme for Primary school pupils, the N-Power programme where some unemployed graduates are being engaged and paid N30,000 monthly. ”
The conditional cash transfer scheme which has been executed through the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo” she said. Mrs Buhari expressed her commitment to ensure greater participation of women and youths in the next APC administration.