Buhari greets Alhaja Lateefat Gbajabiamila at 91


Muhammadu Buhari has rejoiced with prominent Lagos politician and mother of Speaker of the of Representatives, Alhaja Lateefat Olufunke Gbajabiamila, as she turns 91 on March 2, 2021.

The ’s congratulatory message is contained in a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Monday.

He felicitated with the United Kingdom-trained nurse, who, after her foray into politics, became the first elected female local chairman in Lagos State under the Lateef Jakande administration.




Buhari also greeted her family, associates and well-wishers, noting that “Mama Gbajabiamila has served Lagos State and the well, having been for many years a member of the Federal and State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Boards’’.

He commended Alhaja Gbajabiamila’s piety to all and sundry, as she’s a foremost leader in the Ansar-u-Deen Society of Nigeria, which pedestals her as an accomplished person in the spiritual realm, along with successes on the and fronts.



The wished the nonagenarian greater joy and good health, praying that she would continue to rejoice in her children, among whom is Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, Speaker, of Representatives. (NAN)