President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday extols Nigerian women on the occasion of International Women’s Day, March 8, 2022.
The celebration, under the hashtag #BreakthBias, and the theme; Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow, the President says, is an opportunity to reflect on the vital roles women play in society, homes, governance, the professions, and in all walks of life.
President Buhari observes that women are not where they should be yet in different spheres of endeavor, but believes that they can no longer be deprived for too long, as they consistently prove that they can hold their own on all fronts, and in all fields.
In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President applauds the contributions of women to the current administration as Ministers, Special Advisers, Senior Special Assistants, Executive Directors, Executive Secretaries, and many others, noting that they are pulling their weights, and making it impossible for anyone to downplay their essence.
The President rejoices with women and mothers, around whom the tranquility of homes and society revolves, praying God to grant them peace, joy, and satisfaction, as they celebrate today and always.
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