The second daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, Hajiya Fatima got married to former managing director of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, Malam Gimba Yau Kumo on Friday, October 28.
The marriage was contracted in accordance with Islamic injunctions and was attended by top federal and state government officials.
They included the governors of
Gombe, Ibrahim Dankwambo, and
Bauchi, Muhammad Abubakar.
The Ministers of Interior, Abdurrahman Dambazau;
Defence, Mansur Dan-Ali;
Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris;
Controller-General of Immigration Service, Muhammad Babandede, and
Director-General, Department of State Service, Lawal Daura
Senators Mustapha Bukar (Katsina North);
Ahmed Sani from Zamfara and
Danjuma Goje from Gombe State.
Guests had unhindered access to the president’s residence, venue of the marriage, in spite the heavy presence of security personnel.
However, only few prominent personnel had access to the main sitting room where the wedding took place.
NAN also reports that praise singers and drummers were not left out of the ceremony as they added glamour to the event.