L-R: Mrs. Hajiya Asma’u Yari (Wife of the Governor of Zamfara State), Mrs. Rachel Umahi (Wife of the Governor of Ebonyi State), Mrs Florence Ajimobi (Wife of the Governor of Oyo State) accepting the Special Woman Award awarded to Aisha Buhari

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The wife of the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Mrs. Aisha Buhari, has emerged winner of Women4Africa Awards Special Woman Award. The event which held on Saturday, May 21 at the Great Hall, Kensington London was well attended by dignitaries and the who-is-who in society.

Aisha Buhari, who was the Special Guest of Honour, was ably represented by an official delegation including Mrs. Florence Ajimobi (Wife of the Governor of Oyo State), Mrs. Rachel Umahi (Wife of the Governor of Ebonyi State) and Mrs. Hajiya Asma’u Yari (Wife of the Governor of Zamfara State). The Senior Special Assistant on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora, Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa was also a notable attendee.

In its fifth year, Women4Africa is steadily maintaining its dedication to celebrating and empowering the African woman doing extraordinary things. Since its inception in 2012, the organisation has kept its promise of honouring women identified and nominated by the public for their hard work, industry and creativity via prestigious awards and honours.

Women4Africa awards attracts hundreds of guests every especially the high and mighty in society, which is a great sign that it can only get bigger.