Wife of the President, Patience Jonathan took a sudden break from the public following her husband’s defeat at the March 28 presidential polls.
According to reports by Punch, Patience Jonathan had hosted visitors at the President’s official residence on Tuesday, the same day Jonathan hosted dignitaries who payed solidarity to him after conceding defeat to Muhammadu Buhari.
A former government official said that, “After meeting the President in the new Banquet Hall located within the premised of his office, I also visited the First Lady inside the President’s residence before leaving. She was in high spirit when I met her,”
But since this meeting, the President’s wife has not been seen in public.
She did not attend the Good Friday service held inside the Aso Villa Chapel neither did she show up for the Easter Sunday service.
The last time Patience Jonathan was spotted in public was on Saturday, March 28 at her polling unit in Otuoke, Bayelsa state, where she voted with her husband.
A Presidency source who pleaded anonymity said that Mrs. Jonathan had travelled to the United Kingdom to sort out some domestic issues. “She is in UK. She may use the opportunity of the trip to visit her children”.
President’s wife would come back to the country.