BIO-DATA OF HER EXCELLENCY

MRS. AISHA MUHAMMADU BUHARI, WIFE OF PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA

HER EXCELLENCY, MRS. AISHA MUHAMMADU BUHARI, WIFE OF PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA

HER EXCELLENCY, MRS. AISHA MUHAMMADU BUHARI, WIFE OF PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA

Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari is the Wife of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari, who was elected on March 28, 2015, and took office on May 29, 2015.

Mrs. Buhari has a Master’s Degree in International Affairs and Strategic Studies (MIASS) from the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree in Public Administration from Ambrose Ali University (AAU), Ekpoma. She is currently undertaking a Counseling Course on Co-Dependency in the United Kingdom.

Prior to acquiring her higher degrees, Mrs. Buhari pursued a career in Beauty and fashion and obtained a Diploma in Beauty Therapy from the Carlton Institute of Beauty Therapy, Windsor, United Kingdom and specialized in Permanent Make-up, Mesotherapy and Micro-dermabrasion, as well as a Certificate from a French beauty school, Academie Esthetique in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), on Japanese Gold Facial and Towel-folding Techniques.
She is also the Founder/Managing Director of Hanzy Spa and Principal of Hanzy Beauty Institute, Kaduna and Abuja. She is a Resource Person for the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) on Beauty Therapy and Cosmetology, and has also participated in curriculum development for the NBTE.

In her almost fifteen years in the beauty industry, trained, mentored and supported hundreds of Nigerians. She is an advocate of Women and Girl-child education, a passion honed by her experiences growing up in a region where girls and women are educationally disadvantaged.

Her marriage to President Buhari is blessed with five children and a granddaughter.

Her life philosophy is: If there is no corruption in governance and public life, there would be enough resources in any nation to meet the important needs of the common people, including women and youth.