Mostly sunny. Hot.

7 day
  • Monday 20-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Tuesday 20-34°c Sunny. Hot. Sunny. Hot.
    Wednesday 21-33°c Partly cloudy. Hot. Partly cloudy. Hot.
    Thursday 20-33°c Sunny. Hot. Sunny. Hot.
    Friday 21-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
    Saturday 22-33°c Mostly sunny. Hot. Mostly sunny. Hot.
More News

Buhari’s wife denies being a foreigner

2015-01-26 15:25
Presidential candidate of Nigeria's leading opposition All Progressive Congress, Mohammadu Buhari, meets with US Secretary of State at the US Consulate in Lagos January 25, 2015. US Secretary of State John Kerry said today that peaceful and timely el ~ AKINTUNDE AKINLEYE
Kaduna - The wife of the presidential candidate of the All progressives Congress (APC), Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha Buhari, has denied reports making the rounds that she is a foreigner, reports Punch.

She noted that the false report that she is not a Nigerian is part of the orchestrated plot to disqualify her husband from the presidential race.

Speaking through Deborah Iliya, a chieftain of APC in Kaduna State, Aisha Buhari said the issue of where one comes from should not be part of the campaign issues.

Also read: Buhari dismisses vote eligibility claims

She stated that Nigeria is bedeviled with a lot of problems that needed to be addressed urgently.

Read more at Punch.

For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.

Read more on: apc  |  muhammadu buhari  |  kaduna state  |  election 2015

More In This Category
Lasun emerges new Deputy Speaker

Hon Yusuf Sulaimon Lasun has been elected as the new Deputy Speaker of the 8th Assembly..

APC rejects Saraki, Dogara

The All Progressives Congress has rejected the emergence of Senator Bukola Saraki and Yakubu Dogara as Senate President and Speaker of the House of Representatives respectively.

El-Rufai downsizes ministries from 19 to 13

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State has reduced the number of ministries in the state from 19 to 13 for effective service delivery.

Political thugs disrupt Katsina Assembly inauguration

Political thugs are alleged to have disrupted the 8th Katsina State House Assembly inauguration proceedings.

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |   PriceCheck  |   Careers24