Wife of Nigeria’s President, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari is currently abroad for medical reasons, report says.
It was gathered that this is the reason the First Lady has not been active in campaigning along with President Muhammadu Buhari.
Concern has been raised as to her whereabouts after she led her campaign team to a rally in Kano state on January 5 and since then has not been seen in public.
BreezeReporters can authoritavely report that for health reasons, Mrs. Buhari could not attend the South West Women and Youth Presidential campaign rally held in Ibadan on the 19th January, 2018. She was represented at the eent by Vice President’s wife, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo.
TheCable quoted a presidency source as explaining that Aisha has not been seen campaigning “because she is ill”.
“For about two weeks now, you will observe that the president’s wife has not been campaigning. She is ill and she has travelled abroad for treatment,” he said.
However, she will be back on Monday, according to the report.
Aisha had set up a 700-member team for Buhari’s reelection bid.
During the inauguration of the team she had said, “It will operate as a sister body with necessary legwork and outreach and will mobilise women and youths across the country.”
Meanwhile, Suleiman Haruna, Aisha’s media, told the newspaper that he did not have any comments regarding the President Wife’s health.
“Honestly, honestly, I don’t have any comment on that. People have been calling me. I don’t have any comment on that,” he said.