Aisha Muhammadu Halilu Buhari (born 17 February 1971), addressed professionally as Aisha Buhari, is a celebrated cosmetologist, beauty therapist, and women activist from Nigeria.

The beautiful lady is the First Lady of Nigeria and the wife of the current President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, General Muhammadu Buhari.

She is the creator of the Future Assured Program and the Aisha Buhari Foundation. Her book Essentials of Beauty Therapy: A Complete Guide for Beauty Specialists was also published.

Aisha Buhari: History • Bio • Photo
Full Name: Aisha Muhammadu Halilu Buhari
Stage Name: Aisha Buhari
Born: 17 February 1971 (age 51 years old)
Place of Birth: Adamawa, Nigeria
State Of Origin: Adamawa State
Nationality: Nigerian
Height: 1.67 m
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Halilu
Siblings: Zainab Umar Shinkafi, Musa Halilu Ahmed, Usman Halilu, Modi Halilu, Hameed Halilu
Husband • Spouse: Muhammadu Buhari (m. 1989)
Boyfriend: N/A
Children: Zahra BuhariYusuf BuhariHalima Buhari Sheriff, Amina Buhari, Aisha Buhari
Occupation: Cosmetologist • First Lady of Nigeria
Net Worth: US$10 million


Early Life & Education

On February 17, 1971, Aisha Buhari was born in Adamawa State, Nigeria. She has five siblings: Zainab Umar ShinkafiMusa Halilu AhmedUsman HaliluModi Halilu, and Hameed Halilu. Her grandfather’s name is Alhaji Muhammadu Ribadu, and while her parents are Mr. and Mrs. Halilu.

In Adamawa State, Aisha Buhari went to both primary and high school. She also went to Ambrose Alli University (AAU), where she earned a degree in public administration. After that, she studied for a master’s degree in international affairs and strategic studies at the Nigerian Defence Academy (NDA), Kaduna.

Aisha Buhari also has a beauty therapy diploma from the Carlton Institute of Beauty Therapy in Windsor, United Kingdom. She was an expert in microdermabrasion, mesotherapy, and permanent makeup in Carlton.


She also has a postgraduate diploma from the French Academy Esthetigue Beauty Institute in cosmetology and beauty. She is presently enrolled in a counseling course in codependency in the UK.


The Hanzy Spa‘s creator and the Hanzy Beauty Institute head is Aisha Buhari. She has worked in the beauty sector for over 15 years but recently had to put it on pause because of her official role. She also serves as a cosmetology and beauty therapy resource for the National Board for Technical Education (NBTE).


Aisha Buhari Foundation for Women

Aisha Buhari is an advocate for girls’ education and women’s rights. She is an outspoken opponent of child marriage before age 18, homosexuality, and abuse against women.

As a result, she founded the Aisha Buhari Foundation, a group dedicated to improving the lives of women and children in Nigeria.

Aisha Buhari also started the Future Assured Program through her charity. Future Assured project aims to end abuse, depression, and difficulties mothers and children face. In essence, it was established with the intention of using advocacy to better the lives and well-being of women and children.

Aisha Buhari has performed countless acts of kindness to support women through various channels. For instance, she built the Daura General Hospital‘s fully functional maternity facility. She has funded various operations and children’s medical treatment



Net Worth

The estimated net worth that Aisha Buhari has accumulated is US$10 million. She stands out among Nigerian women for having amassed considerable reputation and money through her business before her husband was elected president.

Social Media

  • Instagram: @AishamBuhari
  • Twitter: @aishambuhari
  • Facebook: Aisha Muhammadu Buhari
  • Phone Number: +23480XXXXXXXX

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