Musa Na Allah Sokoto
Senate President, Dr Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, Senate Majority Leader, Dr Abdullahi Yahayya, Senators Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko., Dr Ibrahim Gobir, Danbaba Damboa and Bala Ibn Na’Allah, were among thousands of well wishers who stormed Sokoto city, on Saturday, to witness the wedding Fatiha of the Son of Senator Adamu Aliero and the daughter of Senator Ahmad Sani, Yariman Bakura.
The historic wedding was solemnized between Engineer Suleiman Abubakar Adamu and Dr Fatima Ahmad Sani, after the payment of N 100,000 bride price, while it was conducted at the residence of Yariman Bakura’s elder brother and Emir of Bakura, Alhaji Bello Ahmad Sani, at Mabera area, Sokoto.
The Senate President stood in for the bride, while Zamfara State Governor, Alhaji Bello Matawalle stood in for the groom.
The wedding Fatiha was also attended by the Ministers of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammadu Maigari Dingyadi and that of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, several Members of the National, as well as National Assemblies from Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara States.
Others were Nigeria’s Ambassador to Tanzania, Ambassador Sahabi Isa Gada, former Transport Minister, Alhaji Yusuf Suleiman, as well as former Sokoto State APC Gubernatorial Aspirant, Alhaji A. A. Gumbi.
The Governors of Sokoto, Kebbi, Zamfara and Yobe states, Alhaji Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, Senator Abubakar Atiku, Alhaji Bello Matawalle and Alhaji Maii-Mala Buni, respectively, who also doubles as the Acting APC National/Convention Chairman, also graced the wedding Fatiha,
The event was also attended by the Executive Secretary, Police Trust Fund, Alhaji Ahmad Aliyu Sokoto, Sokoto State APC Chairman, Alhaji Isa Sadiq Achida , local governments and states executives of the party from Sokoto, Kebbi and Zamfara states.
The wedding Fatiha also witnessed by the so many top Federal and states’ civil servants, business moguls, including Alhaji Dahiru Mangal from Katsina State, relatives, friends and well wishers from across Nigeria.
Fervent prayers for the success of the matrimony, as well as for peace, unity and socioeconomic progress of Nigeria, were also offered at the ceremony, led by Sheikh Bashir Gidan Kanawa, assisted by several Islamic clerics from the three States.