Buhari’s wife distributes Ramadan gifts to Oyo women
Wife of the President, Hajia Aisha Buhari has called on Nigerians to embrace peace and selflessness, especially in this holy month of Ramadan. This was the message of Mrs Buhari to Oyo State women as she gave out rice, vegetable oil, custard and garri to women in Oyo State, to exemplify a life of giving in the spirit of the season.
Distributing the food items at the Government House in Ibadan, on Saturday, wife of the state governor, Mrs Florence Ajimobi,who was represented by the Commissioner for Women Affairs, Mrs Atinuke Osunkoya, urged the Muslim faithful to emulate such act in the remaining days of the fast and beyond.
Mrs Ajimobi thanked Hajia Buhari for her benevolence to the women of the state, stressing that it was the first gesture from the federal stratum.
She stressed the importance of giving to the needy during this period and beyond, stating that there were blessings attached to reaching out to the underprivileged in society.
She, therefore, urged the women to pray for the peace and security of the nation in this holy period, which is a time of swift response from God.
Some of the recipients appreciated Mrs Buhari for giving generously to the women of the state and prayed to God to bless her endeavour.