Former First Lady Patience Jonathan Meets First Lady Remi Tinubu, Says “It’s Your Turn”
Dame Patience Faka Jonathan, the former First Lady has paid a courtesy visit to Senator Remi Tinubu, the First Lady of Nigeria, at the State House in Abuja.
The former First Lady, who was received by the wife of President Bola Tinubu, described the visit as a solidarity visit, a show of support for Mrs Tinubu.
She also assured Nigerian women that First Lady Remi Tinubu will carry all women along and ensure an era of ‘Renewed Hope’.
She noted that it was imperative for her, as a former president’s wife, to also support and encourage Mrs Tinubu on things that would move the nation forward.
Dame Patience Jonathan commended women groups for their support for President Bola Tinubu and his wife and pleaded that they should maintain their support for the government to sustain the patriotic efforts.
“You are one of the women that I look forward to because you can make Nigerian women proud; I am here to encourage and support you because we are one country and our country must move forward.
“Twenty-four hours, I am with you, call me anytime, any day, I will work with you for the country to move forward and to be better because it is our country; we have no other place to go.
“When we talk about presidency, we have come and left, it’s your turn, we that left must support you to achieve what you are here for like we have archived so that Nigeria will move forward.
“I use this opportunity to plead to the women of this country to support this government; she carried us along when she was a governor’s wife, and now that she is a first lady, the sky is her limit.
The first lady had earlier commended Dame Patience Jonathan for her support and advice.
“We thank God that she is here on a solidarity visit and for us to talk on how to move the nation forward.
“I appreciate her visit, her support and all the tips she is always giving,’’ first lady Remi Tinubu said.