President Buhari’s wife, Aisha, to be conferred with doctorate degree
By Temitope Ojo
Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, will on August 14, be conferred with a Doctorate in Humanity (Honoris Causa) by the Sun Moon University, (Asan).
Mrs. Buhari took to Instagram to express her delight at the achievement while dedicating the honour to all Nigerian women.
“I was honoured today with a Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration (Honoris Causa) by Sun Moon University in Asan, South Korea.
“My gratitude goes to the President of the University, Dr Sun-Jo Hwang and the University Council for this honour. I dedicate this honour to all Nigerian women,” she wrote.
The letter conveying the award was presented by Professor Hong Young-Shik at the State House in Abuja, recently, read: “I have been directed to notify you, Your Excellency, on the decision of the University to confer on you, a meritorious Doctor of Humanity (Hon. Causa).”
The letter indicated that recommendations came from various sources and these were verified.
“Your humanitarian activities have caught the attention of the world and the Senate of the Sun Moon University, especially your outstanding work with women and children through Future Assured Programme” the letter added.
According to a programme released by the university, Mrs Buhari, 47, the investiture ceremony will take place at the International Conference Hall of the university.
She will also commission a seminar hall named after her at the same University.