Wife of the All P r o g r e s sives Congress (APC) presidential candidate in next month’s polls, Mrs Aisha Buhari will lead the party’s 56-member women presidential campaign council expected to be inaugurated today, in Abuja.
The alternate chairperson of the campaign council is the wife of Buhari’s running mate, Mrs Oludolapo Osinbajo.
The wife of the governor of Nasarawa State, Mrs Mairo Al-Makura and Mrs Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire, the deputy governor of Lagos State, are to serve as the Vice Chair of North and South respectively, a statement signed by the secretary of the council Dr Nasir Ajoge Sanni has revealed.
Among the zonal leaders are Mrs. Omolewa Ahmed, North Central; Mrs. Nana Shettima, North East; Mrs Hadiza Abdul-Aziz, NorthWest; Mrs. Nkechi Rochas Okorocha, Southeast; Mrs Abimbola Fashola, South west, Mrs Judith Chibuke Amaechi, South South
Similarly, a total of six zonal groups, one each for the six geo-political zones have been named with Mrs. Toyin Saraki as team leader of North Central, while Northeast has Aishatu Dukku as team leader. Mrs Kemi Nelson is expected to lead the Southwest team while Hajiya Binta Muazu will lead the Northwest team and Mrs Nkechi Okorocha will lead Southeast team and South South will be lead by Mrs Judith Amaechi. -SunNews