...By Babatunde Lucas for TDPel Media.
During the induction summit organized by the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) for the wives of newly elected governors, Aisha Buhari, the first lady of Nigeria, called on the citizens to transform the current challenges faced by the country into opportunities for building a new Nigeria.
The summit aimed to enhance the capacities of the state governors’ wives and prepare them for their roles in governance.
First Ladies as Catalysts for a Better Nigeria
Buhari emphasized that the vision of creating a better Nigeria should be initiated at the state level, and she believed that the first ladies can play a crucial role in laying the foundation for a greater Nigeria.
She urged the wives of politicians to take action in promoting democracy and encouraging the active participation of women in politics.
Supporting Good Governance and Promoting Democratic Change
Expressing gratitude for the blessings of the past eight years, Buhari urged the serving and incoming spouses of executive governors to provide increased support to their husbands in order to ensure the delivery of good governance.
She reminded them that their primary duty is to serve their communities and encouraged them to remain committed to the development of a new Nigeria.
Buhari challenged everyone to see the current challenges as opportunities for creating a safe, secure, and sustainable Nigeria.
She called for focus, dedication, and commitment to the welfare of the nation and its children.
The first lady emphasized the importance of capacity building and strategies for more impactful democratic change and inclusion.
She highlighted the significance of the summit in allowing participants to refine their collective vision for a more effective democratization process.
During the induction summit for governors’ wives organized by the NGF, Aisha Buhari, the first lady of Nigeria, encouraged the citizens to transform the country’s current challenges into opportunities for creating a new and improved Nigeria.
She emphasized the crucial role of the first ladies in initiating change at the state level and promoting democracy and women’s participation in politics.
Buhari called for support to ensure good governance and urged attendees to remain focused, dedicated, and committed to the well-being of the nation.
She emphasized the importance of capacity building and strategies for more impactful democratic change and inclusion, highlighting the significance of the summit in refining the collective vision for a better Nigeria.