Aisha Buhari is the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari. She is a trained cosmetologist and beauty therapist.
Born in Adamawa state, her grandfather was Nigeria’s first minister of defence. She has five children with the president.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts in public administration from the Ahmadu Bello University, she also holds a diploma in beauty therapy from the Carlton Institute of Beauty Therapy, Windsor, United Kingdom and a post-graduate diploma in cosmetology and beauty from Academy Esthetique Beauty Institute of France.
She is the Founder of Hanzy Spa and principal of Hanzy Beauty Institute, a beauty salon in Kaduna and Abuja. She closed her beauty salon when her husband became the president.
Aisha published a book titled Essentials of Beauty Therapy: A Complete Guide for Beauty Specialists.
She is a women’s rights activist and child marriage advocate.