Saturday, 29 October 2016

Tight Security as Pres. Muhammadu Buhari gave out his Daughter For Marraige

The president of Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday gave out his daughter, Fatima Buhari in marriage to Malam Yau Gimba Kumo in accordance with Islamic law.
According to source, the ceremony, which held around 2:40pm, took place amid tight security in his home on Mai’Adua Road, Daura in Katsina State, Northern Nigeria.
Source said, that there was heavy presence of security personnel in community and that only few prominent persons had access to the main sitting room in the president’s residence where part of the ceremony took place.
Source further said that the Jumu’at Mosque, where the ceremony took place, was surrounded by security personnel from different agencies.
According to source, it was gathered that the groom, who is a former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Mortgage Bank, Paid the sum of N100,000 as bride price.
According to eye witnesses, those who were present at the ceremony were some top Federal and State Government Officials, including Governor Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State, his Bauchi State counterpart, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar, Minister of Interior, Mr. Abdulrahman Dambazau and that of Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali.
Others included the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, Comptroller-General of Nigeria Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, Director-General of the Department of State Services, Mr. Lawal Daura; Senators Mustapha Bukar (Katsina North), Ahmed Sani from Zamfara and Danjuma Goje from Gombe State.