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Aisha Buhari Becomes The Only Nigerian First Lady To Be Honoured With A FIFA Approved Tournament Cup

News have been buzzing for a while now, about the Aisha Buhari Women Football Tournament Cup. The approval of the world football governing body has given it an international recognition.

With this recognition, Aisha Buhari becomes arguably the only First Lady in Nigeria to be honoured with a FIFA approved tournament cup.

The First Lady of Nigeria - Aisha Buhari

The Aisha Buhari Cup is a brainchild of the president of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick. It is organized in honour of the First Lady Aisha Buhari.

Before now, the immediate past First Lady of Nigeria organized a soccer tournament tagged 'Patience Jonathan Gold Tournament Cup' for under-19 girls. It was a national competition. 

The Super Falcons

The one-week Aisha Cup tournament is an international competition. It will be featuring six African countries: Cameroun, Mali, South Africa, Ghana, Morocco and the host country Nigeria. It is scheduled for 15th - 21st September, 2021 in Lagos. 

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