• Aisha Buhari asks VP, govs’ wives to fight scourge
Mrs Buhari, who is also the Global TB Champion and Ambassador, commended the governors’ for their contributions through the Governors’ Wives Advocacy Coalition and implored them to use their positions to support all efforts to end TB in their respective states and Nigeria as a whole.
According to her, the severity of the disease, especially on children and women, makes it a priority for influencers like the governors’ wives.
The ceremony held in collaboration with Stop TB Partnership Nigeria in the Office of the First Lady at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
The leader of the TB Team, USAID Nigeria, Dr Temitayo Odusote, said the governors’ wives were
•L-R: Mrs Ronke Solomon; Chief Registrar, High Court of Lagos State, Mrs Taiwo Olatokun; Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folasade Adefisayo; and Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Education, Mrs Abosede Adelaja, during the Lagos State Ministry of Education Festival of Christmas Carols and Nine Lessons in Lagos… on Wednesday. Photo: Olukayode Jaiyeola