Muhammadu Buhari is a Nigerian politician who is currently serving his second term as president of Nigeria, and has been in office since 2015.
Buhari is also a retired general of the Nigerian Army who served as military head of state from 1983 to 1985. How much do you know about your current president? We will be discussing a few things about President Buhari below.
According to Wikipedia, Muhammadu Buhari was born on the 17th of December 1942 in Daura, Katsina State, into a Fulani family of Mallam Hardo Adamu, a Fulani chieftain, and his mother Zulaihat.
Buhari is the twenty-third child of his father, and although he lost his father at a young age (4 years old) his mother was there to raise him.
President Buhari’s mother, Hajiya Zulahait Adamu Hardo, died in December 1988. See a photo of late Hajiya Zulahait below.
Ojibe Izuchukwu is a Nigerian student with a passion for media reporting and content writing.