The Wife of the President, Aisha Buhari has changed her title from “The Wife of the President” to “First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria”.
This change was reported from during an Award Night and Supper out of appreciation for wives of previous Governors at the State House, Abuja on Thursday.
Bisi Olumide-Ajayi, a media assistant to the the first Lady likewise issued an announcement to report the difference in the official title.
According to the statement Aisha Buhari will now to be addressed as the “First Lady of Federal Republic of Nigeria” .
The aide also revealed that Aisha after the election of her husband in 2015, personally chose to be called the wife of the President — A decision she says caused confusion, hence the need for the change of title.
However it will be recalled that Buhari in 2014, shortly before his first term election, said he will scrap the office of the first lady.