Aisha Buhari dedicates award to Nigerian military

Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, has dedicated an award she received in the Belgian capital, Brussels, to the officers and men of Nigerian military.

This was contained in a statement by Special Adviser on Media to the wife of the President, Mr Adebisi Ajayi, on Thursday in Abuja, saying Aisha was presented the award by Didier Reynders, Belgian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs.

“I whole-heartedly dedicate the award to the Nigerian military men and women who have lost their lives and those at the war front battling to restore peace in the country,” Mrs Buhari said.

The president’s wife is currently in Brussels Belgium to attend the Crans Montana African Women’s Forum, where Women Heads of State and Government, ministers, ambassadors, parliamentarians, businesswomen, activists, heads of organisations globally gathered to address the role of women in the fight against radicalisation and terrorism.

At the forum Mrs Buhari spoke on “Women’s role in global security.”