Monday, September 16, 2019

Buhari Explains Why He Chooses A Woman To Manage The Country's Treasury

President Muhammadu Buhari has come out to explain why he decided to placed women in strategic positions of his administration, like the financial sector.
According to a statement by Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, Buhari said he preferred women to oversee the economic and financial affair of the country, Ministry of Finance, because it's strategic.

He likened the household women managing the affairs of the home and that of country's treasury.

He said, “I am happy that I can defend myself very effectively on this issue. The APC party leader is my witness. Since the coming into power of this administration I have handed over the treasury to women.

“Even at household level, you hand over the money to women to manage. It can be taken to the level of managing the country’s treasury as well. I have consistently given it to women. It is strategic.

 “I am conscious of the leadership roles of women in society and by my action, I have justified my belief.”

The President remained the masses of his promise and commitment towards ensuring inclusiveness for women and youths, especially in his second term

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