Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has charged well to do Nigerians to do more in the lives of the less privileged, with a view to increasing the feeling of humanity among citizens.
She made the call during the distribution of gift packs to patients at the four hospitals in Abuja, Nigeria’s capital in commemoration of her birthday, February 17.
Mrs. Buhari, who was represented by one of her Senior Special Assistants, Dr. Hajo Sani, further said that imbibing the spirit of giving will spread love and friendship in the polity.
“Her Excellency wants to remember the less-privileged on this important day and that is why she is sharing with them. She wants to touch their lives and wants them to feel her on this symbolic day,” Dr. Sani said.
Receiving the items at one of the hospitals, the Medical Director, District Hospital, Asokoro Dr. Abubakar Ahmadu, commended the wife of the President for her humanitarian services.
Dr. Sani was supported by Mrs Pauline Tallen, former Deputy Governor of Plateau State, and Mrs. Beatrice Bassey, Coordinator, African First Ladies Peace Mission at the event.
The hospitals that benefited from the gesture were the District Hospitals of Asokoro, Garki, Wuse and Maitama, all within the Federal Capital Territory.