Tag: Nigeria
Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria

President of Nigeria

Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria (since May 29, 2015; re-elected on Feb 23, 2019) Muhammadu Buhari GCFR (born 17 December 1942) is the President of Nigeria, in office since 29 May 2015. He is a retired Nigerian Army Major General and was Head of State of Nigeria from 31 December 1983 to 27 August...Read More »

Aisha Halilu, First Lady of Nigeria

First Lady of Nigeria

Aisha Halilu, First Lady of Nigeria (since May 25, 2015) Aisha Halilu was born in Adamawa state in the family of the first minister of defence, Mohammadu Ribadu. She speaks English and Arabic fluently. Family General Buhari married his first wife Hajiya Safinatu when he was 18 in 1971. They divorced in 1988, and...Read More »

Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’adua, President of Nigeria

Former President of Nigeria

Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’adua, Former President of Nigeria Alhaji Umaru Musa Yar’adua was born in Katsina Town, Katsina State in 1951. He started his primary education at Rafukka Primary School, Katsina in 1958. He left Rafukka for Dutsinma Boarding Primary School in 1962 from where he completed his primary education in 1964. Between 1965-1969,...Read More »