President Buhari to create more offices for women, Aisha Buhari said.
President Muhammadu Buhari is determined to involve more women participation in maritime to boost economic growth, the First Lady Aisha Buhari said on Tuesday 25th in Lagos.
Speaking at an event to mark the 2019 Day of the Seafarer. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) chose the theme: Onboard with Gender Equality, which resonates with its theme for this year’s World Maritime Day.
Mr Buhari stressed the need to promote gender balancing in the seafaring career, saying, the president is aware of the economic benefits that come with encouraging women in the sector.
Aisha Buhari was ably represented by the wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, Dr Buhari commended NIMASA’s efforts to encourage women in the maritime sector, nothing that the president is making everything effort to accommodate women