See the vegetables first lady cooks for president Bola Tinubu, Nigerians react

First Lady Oluremi Tinubu on Saturday unveiled her vegetable garden at the State House Residence, after which urged women to take the lead in the food security campaign.


“Earlier today, I was at my garden to tend to it and water my plants myself. I have planted seven different vegetables,” Mrs Tinubu tweeted, posting a photo of herself in the garden on Saturday.

Mrs. Tinubu, who emphasized the importance of individual contributions to addressing food insufficiency, planted over seven vegetables, including spinach, water leaf, bitter leaf, ewedu, lemon grass, scent leaf and okro.

She said a little effort on the part of every individual would go a long way in ameliorating food insufficiency.

She added, “I would like to encourage all Nigerian women to join the #EveryHomeAGarden competition and get involved in farming and food production.”

She also call for women’s involvement in farming to boost production in the country comes amid economic hardship that has seen food prices rise astronomically by over 100 per cent since President Bola Tinubu assumed office in May 2023.

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How Nigerians reacted;

emmyson77 wrote: ‘Her husband promised us corn 🌽 she’s giving us vegetables, hmmmm Balanced diet.”

bigvaijokotoye wrote: People that live in face me, I face you should start farming in their rooms too abi?”

oscarbillygreen wrote: As a plant scientist, I endorse this.”

stomakcare_juicebar_chops wrote: Omo people are really mad with there comment ooh …. Our first lady trying to embrace us into farming and you’re their commenting rubbish… Thank you ma jare Mrs oluremi tinubu.”

realsegz wrote: I think she’s sincere about it and trying to lead by example.”

nathan_arukwe wrote: They even painted the slabs green white green.”

ademola_adigson wrote: With due respect aiye yin ti baje ma his excellency 😒😒☹️ vegetable koor vegetarian nii 😂😂 I think na husband no well even wife join body.”

tycoon4rl wrote: Husband Agbado and Wife Vegetable.”

verycrazypeople_ wrote; Dis one crazy pass his husband aje.”

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