Hajia Aisha Jummai Alhassan, the court-ordered governor-elect of Taraba state, in company of Adamawa state governor, Jibrilla Bindow, visited former vice-president Atiku Abubakar at the weekend.
APC Taraba leaders also attended the meeting.
Now every little girl who ever wanted to be governor in Nigeria has a role model. Congratulations Aisha. pic.twitter.com/hpJUMj6Gi6
— Atiku Abubakar (@atiku) November 8, 2015
"I'm proud to have supported Aisha's race for governor. She has shown that being a woman is not a disadvantage" Atiku wrote.
The former VP then added, Aisha has also shown that passion and doggedness can take you to the top. We need more women like her.