Ilorin - Senator Gbemisola Saraki has hailed the victory of Senator Aisha Jumai Alhassan as the duly elected governor of Taraba State, reports Punch
She noted that the judgement has dismissed the myth that a woman cannot become a governor in Nigeria.
She described the victory as a victory for all women in the country.
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She added that the judgement would encourage women, especially the future generation of women, to vie for any position in public office without considering their gender as a hindrance to their success.
Saraki commended Senator Alhassan’s determination, resilience, tenacity and the dignified manner with which she protected the mandate bestowed by the people of Taraba State.
- News 24