President Buhari’s Foreign Affairs Minister Resigns

President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointed minister has tendered her resignation letter.

President Buhari's Foreign Affairs Minister Resigns
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Mrs Khadija Ibrahim

The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Mrs Khadija Ibrahim, has turned in her resignation, according to a report by Punch. She is wife to a Senator and former Governor of Yobe State, Bukar Abba-Ibrahim.

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She resigned to contest the February 16 House of Representatives election in her home-state of Yobe.


She is contesting the Damaturu/Tarmuwa/Gujba/Gulani Federal Constituency seat.

Recall that she had last year contested against and defeated her son-in law, Mohammed Bukar-Ibrahim, to pick the ticket of the All Progressives Congress in October 2018.