Buhari’s Minister Resigns Ahead of 2019 General Election
The Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Khadija Ibrahim, has resigned her appointment from President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet.
|President Muhammadu Buhari|
Ibrahim confirmed her resignation to State House Correspondents while disclosing that Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting will be her last.
The former minister, who is contesting for a seat in the House of Representatives in the February 16 general election, made the disclosure shortly before the weekly meeting.
She is running to represent Damaturu/Tarmuwa/Gujba/Gulani federal constituency of Yobe State.
She defeated her son-in-law, Mohammed Ibrahim, to emerge as the candidate of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) for the election.