Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Alhassan who is popularly called ‘Mama Taraba’ , has again declared her intention to fully support former Vice President Atiku Abubakar if he decides to contest the 2019 presidential election.
The minister also stated she is not afraid of been sacked from the cabinet by President Muhammadu Buhari over her open support for Atiku.
“Atiku is my godfather even before I joined politics,” she said.
“And again, Baba Buhari did not tell us that he is going to run in 2019.
“Let me tell you today that if Baba said he is going to contest in 2019, I swear to Allah, I will go before him and kneel and tell him that ‘Baba I am grateful for the opportunity you gave me to serve your government as a minister but Baba just like you know I will support only Atiku because he is my godfather.