The Federal Capital Territory Police Command arrested a 37 year old woman who has been parading herself as Hajiya Aisha Muhammadu Buhari.
According to the FCT Commissioner of Police, Sadiq Abubakar Bello, the woman claims she is the wife of President Muhammadu Buhari to solicit for contracts from heads of Federal Government establishments in Abuja.
Abubakar told newsmen that the woman claims she was the first lady to get financial assistance from members of the public, especially heads of government agencies.
She was however arrested on 10th of January at Fadama 111 Project Office, Maitama, Abuja, following reports that she contacted the Coordinator of the Project that needed assistance from her as a First Lady.
A phone and an Airtel SIM card registered in the name of Aisha Buhari, was recovered from her.
“Investigation is ongoing with a view to contacting other people she must have duped in the name of the First Lady, at the end of the investigation, she will be charged to Court”.
The suspect identified as Aisha Bello, did not deny the crime, but she however said that she did it only once and pleaded for forgiveness from the First Lady.