During a live interview with Abang Mercy on Gatefield TV, she clearly stated that despite their different political views, she’s very proud of him because of his strong sense of personal conviction.
On being the Buhari’s aide and daughter of the President’s most potent critic, she said she can’t forget what her father taught her about following one’s heart while growing up.
"My father told me: Zainab you have to have thick skin… I am sorry if what I do is going to affect you but it is what I have to do." Zainab Buba Galadima on being Buhari's aide and daughter of the President's fierce critic.
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“My father told me: Zainab you have to have thick skin. The storm would come your way. I am sorry if what I do is going to affect you but it is what I have to do.”
When asked why President Buhari should be re-elected, she balanced out her views on the two leading candidates, President Buhari of the All Progressives Congress, APC, and Atiku Abubakar of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, before pitching her tent with the incumbent.