Buhari was quoted saying during a press conference on Friday 14 October in Germany:
"I don’t know which party my wife belongs to, but she belongs to my kitchen and my living room and the other room."Speaking today, Jalo urged the wife of the Nigerian president to dump her husband's All Progressives Progress (APC) for PDP.
"As far as I am concerned, she has done the work of an opposition, and if she decides to join us, she will have a good reception,
"Also, should Buhari reject her advice, the consequence could be colossal, which might lead to his popularity being diminished as the nation is approaching the 2019 general elections."