The All Progressives Congress (APC) Women leader, Hajia Salamatu Baiwa (HSB), has assured President Muhammadu Buhari of his reelection with the political might of women who constitute 65 per cent of the voting strength in Nigeria.
Hajia Baiwa said that President Buhari’s leadership had reinvigorated and renewed women’s confidence in politics and governance, noting that he is a gender friendly president who considers the important role of women in politics and governance by appointing women in various political positions in his administration.
She stated this while inaugurating the national body of HSB Women Initiative for Buhari 2019 at APC national secretariat in Abuja .
She extolled President Buhari’s indefatigable spirit in fighting corruption to save Nigerian women who are the main victims of the tyranny of corruption, saying he has the credibility to steer the nation out of troubled waters.
Baiwa also praised Buhari’s administration for the TraderMoni scheme which is empowering two million small and middle scale businesses across the country which is leveraging market women in their petty trading.
She also extolled the visionary founder of Future Assured Foundation, the wife of the president, Aisha Buhari, who has answered the call of a mother by investing and rescuing women and children by building their future through her project.
“Today, the wife of the president has displayed capacity of raising investment in the critical sector of human development and good medical services for rural women and children,” she said, adding that due to PMB’s integrity and patriotism, women of Nigeria shall give him all their 65 per cent voting strength come 2019 presidential election.
The director of programmes, Dr Pat Anyanwu, said that HSB Women Initiative has a diaspora network advocacy for Buhari’s continuity in 2019 adding that the body has made laudable success in sensitisation, enlightenment and mobilisation in 36 states and Abuja for Buhari’s continuity in 2019.
Speaking at the event. the APC national vice chairman, North East, Comrade Mustapha Salihu, commended the APC national women leader for the initiative and assured the women of the support of the party towards working in synergy for realisation of the reelection of President Buhari in 2019.