President Muhammadu Buhari, the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, were among dignitaries who graced the wedding fatiha between son of Oyo state governor, Idris Abolaji Ajimobi and daughter of Kano state governor, Fatima Ganduje.
The wedding, which held around 12:30 pm on Saturday at the Kano Central Mosque, also had the presence of Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, and other captains of industries.
The wedding proceedings were conducted by the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II and supported by the Chief Imam of Kano, Prof. Sani Zaharaddeen.
Buhari, who stood for the groom, gave out the N50, 000 dowry to Ahmed Bola Tunubu, who represented the bride at the occasion.
The wedding fatiha was also attended by 22 governors, federal lawmakers, 11 ministers, over 10 traditional rulers from across the country, as well as members of the diplomat Corps.
Also in attendance were the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari and Senior Special Assistant to President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu.
Meanwhile, the President before leaving Kano inspected the Kofar Ruwa underpass, which is under construction, along Katsina Road.