Today, February 17 is birthday of Nigerian First Lady, Aishat Muhammadu Buhari!
Aisha was born in Adamawa State, Northeastern Nigeria. Her grandfather, Alhaji Muhammadu Ribadu was Nigeria’s first Minister of Defence. Her father was a civil engineer while her mother is a descendant of the Ankali family, renowned farmers and textile giants.
Aisha Buhari went to primary and secondary school in Adamawa. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Administration from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), and a master’s degree in International Affairs and Strategic Studies from the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna.
On December 2, 1989, Aishat got married to Muhammed Buhari.Aisha and Muhammadu Buhari have five children together and one grandchild.
She is a cosmetologist, beauty therapist and author.