Tinubu’s Wife Visits Kano, Meets Emir

First Lady, Oluremi Tinubu, has arrived in the ancient city of Kano for her one-day official visit.

The presidential jet conveying her and her entourage touched down at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport a few hours ago.

The governor of Kano state, Abba Kabir Yusuf, and members of his cabinet were at the airport to receive the First Lady.Read Also: Security beef-up in Kano for First Lady’s visit

It was a rousing welcome as thousands of the New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) supporters and loyalists of the All Progressives Congress (APC) all came out to welcome the president’s wife

After a brief airport ceremony, the motorcade of the First Lady headed straight to the palace of the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, for courtesy greetings

Hundreds of residents and schoolchildren came out to the streets to wave respectfully at the First Lady as she was being driven into the metropolis.

The president’s wife is in Kano to commission a multi-purpose hall named after her at the faculty of Law, Maryam Abacha American University, Kano campus.