I Accept Your Resignation With Immediate Effect, Buhari Tells Mama Taraba


President Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the resignation of Aisha Alhassan as Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development.

Garba Shehu, the presidential spokesman, stated this in a statement on Sunday, where he noted that the resignation takes immediate effect.

In a letter signed on Sunday, the president also directed Aisha Abubakar, Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment, to take up her position, also “with immediate effect”.

A letter by Buhari accepting Alhassan’s resignation read: “I have received your letter offering your resignation as a Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I accept your resignation with immediate effect.

“On behalf of the government and people of Nigeria, I thank you for your past services to the nation.”


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here