Former President Goodluck Jonathan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, as well as several governors, others witnessed the marriage of Yusuf Buhari and his bride, Zahra in Kano state on Friday, August 20.
Niger Republic President, Muhammad Bazoum, also joined Nigerian political; as well as business leaders at the wedding ceremony in Kano.
Also at the event were Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, Senate President Ahmad Lawan, many state governors, ministers, and federal lawmakers.
The wedding held at the palace of the Emir of Bichi who is the father of the bride was presided over by Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami.
Kano-based business mogul, Aminu Dantata, stood as the bride’s trustee while an uncle of the president, Mamman Daura, served as the groom’s trustee.
Pantami announced the payment of N500,000 as the bride’s price, after which the trustees of the groom and bride announced their consents to the union.
Governors at the event include Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe State; Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi; Bello Matawalle of Zamfara; Bala Muhammad of Bauchi; Mai-Mala Buni of Yobe State and Babagana Zulum of Borno.
Also present were Muhammad Badaru of Jigawa; Yahaya Bello of Kogi; Abubakar Bello of Niger; Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto; Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti and Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa among others.
The president arrived and departed Bichi town in a chopper via Kano state.
Photos from the event were shared on social media by a presidential aide, Buhari Sallau.
See some photos below;