The fourth edition of the Southern Governors'
Wives Forum opened in Umuahia, the Abia
capital on Thursday, with 11 members in
Those present were from Abia, Imo, Enugu,
Ebonyi, Akwa Ibom, Delta, Cross River, Lagos,
Ogun, Osun and Oyo states were present at
the opening ceremony.
In her speech, the Chairperson of the forum,
Mrs Nkechinyere Okorocha, said that the forum
was established to address issues concerning
the health and empowerment of women.
According to her, it is the brain-child of the
wife of the President, Hajia Aisha Buhari.