The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari yesterday in Abuja called on children to study hard to improve their learning skills.
The President’s wife, who was represented by the Minister of Women Affairs, Mrs Aisha Alhassan, stated this at Christmas and New Year Children’s Party at the Presidential Villa.
She urged children to do all their homework given to them at all times to ensure that they become good students.
Mrs Buhari advised children to be obedient to their parents and teachers as well as be law abiding in order to make Nigeria a great nation.
She urged them to also pray for the country to overcome all the challenges facing it.
She said, “The party is to rejoice and show love to the children as we celebrate Christmas and New Year.’’
According to Mrs Buhari, the present administration is committed to development of children as they represented the future of the nation.
Highlights of the occasion was cutting of the New Year cake and presentation of gifts to the children.