Drama at Akwa Ibom airport as first lady of the state and the former first lady struggle for who would welcome Aisha Buhari

Drama ensued at the Akwa Ibom international airport on Friday December 14th when President Buhari’s wife, Aisha Buhari, visited the state for a political meeting.

Wife of the current state governor, Martha Udom, was on hand at the airport to receive Mrs Buhari. However, the immediate past first lady of the state, Ekaette Akpabio, was also at the airport with her team to welcome Mrs Buhari.

Trouble started when Mrs Udom insisted that it was in her position as the current first lady to receive Mrs Buhari. Mrs Akpabio’ team refused and both sides started exchanging words and pushing themselves.

Mrs Udom eventually received Mrs Buhari.

Watch the clip below.


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