Minister-of-State for Foreign Affairs, Khadija Ibrahim has resigned from her position to contest for a seat in the House of Representatives for 2019.
Ibrahim tendered her letter of resignation on Wednesday, 9th of January.
Khadija Ibrahim, wife of former Yobe State Governor, and Senator, Bukar Abba-Ibrahim said she resigned to focus on her political quest.
She vied against her son-in-law in the primaries to emerge as the candidate of the APC in her constituency. Her tussle with her son-in-law had caused a slight uproar in the family before the rancour was settled.
Her replacement is expected to be announced in the coming days.