Nigeria’s First Lady, Dame Patience Jonathan, has congratulated Hajia Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President-elect, Gen. Muhammadu Buhari, on the election of her husband.
Mrs Jonathan’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement issued by Mr Ayo Adewuyi, her Media Assistant, late on Wednesday in Abuja.
According to the statement, the First Lady urged Nigerian women to give Mrs Buhari the maximum support to enable her to succeed in her position as incoming First Lady.
It further said that Mrs Jonathan urged all Nigerian women to cooperate and work with Mrs Buhari.
The first lady, it also said, wished Buhari’s wife well in her new assignment.