It’s Your Choice To Remain Poor, Aisha Buhari Tells Nigerians

On Thursday, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, the wife of the President said that one of the factors which made people engage in different sorts of vices such as terrorism, begging and kidnapping was poverty.
The First Lady stated this when she presented empowerment packs to 1,250 women and youths from the six Area council of the Federal Capital Territory at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
Mrs. Buhari asked Nigerians to decide this weekend, “whether the poor should become poorer and the rich richer or we have a society where the gap begins to be reduced.
Speaking at the occasion, the Director General of the National Directorate for Employment, NDE, Dr.Nasir Mohammed Argungu, thanked the wife of the president for her support to the directorate. He said since 2014 to 2015, the revenue allocation to the agency has not changed, noting however, that the agency was able to train 861,234 women and youths from 2015 to date, compared with 4,832 trained in 2014/15.
The programme was organised by NDE in collaboration with The Future Assured initiative of the wife of the President and Defence and Police officers wives association (DEPOWA).
The beneficiaries who were drawn from the six local government areas of Abuja went home with cosmetology starter packs worth N40.000 forty thousand naira and cash.
Aisha Muhammadu Buhari (born 17 February 1971) is the First Lady of Nigeria and wife of the current President Muhammadu Buhari, who assumed office on 29 May 2015 after defeating the then-incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan. She is a cosmetologist, beauty therapist and author.’
For years, Mrs. Buhari has run a successful business as the founder/managing director of Hanzy Spa and principal of Hanzy Beauty Institute, a beauty salon in Kaduna and Abuja. She is a resource person to the National Basic Technical Education (NBTE) on beauty therapy and cosmetology and has participated in the curriculum development of small medium enterprises for NBTE.
It’s Your Choice To Remain Poor, Aisha Buhari Tells Nigerians It’s Your Choice To Remain Poor, Aisha Buhari Tells Nigerians Reviewed by Legitnews247 on February 28, 2019 Rating: 5

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