Former Women Affairs Minister, Aisha Jummai Alhassan is dead. Aisha Alhassan, also known as Mama Taraba served as the Minister of Women Affairs during the first term of Buhari administration. She was formerly a Senator representing Taraba State in the National Assembly.
She resigned her appointment to contest for the governorship seat of the State in 2019 and subsequently dumped the ÀPC when she was schemed out of the party primaries.. She eventually contested and lost to the incumbent only for her to return to PDP on who’s platform.she had gone to the Senate in the first instance.
She had had health challenges that have seen her in and out of hospitals around the world.
She passed on in an Egyptian hospital today.