Dignitaries Friday thronged the Old Banquet Hall of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja for the wedding reception of Pre
sident Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter, Zahra.
Among them were the President of Guinea, Mr. Alpha Conde, former Head of Interim National Government, Ernest Shonekan, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Senate President Bukola Saraki, House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara, FCT Minister Muhammad Musa Bello, President of Dangote Group, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, All Progressives Congress National Chairman John Odigie-Oyegun and an APC national leader Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Governors in attendance included those of Edo, Kogi, Lagos, Kaduna, Katsina, Osun, Sokoto, Kebbi, Ogun, Plateau, Imo, Cross River, Jigawa and Benue States.
Members of the Federal Executive Council and other top government officials also attended the event which lasted about one-and-a-half hours.
Speaking to State House correspondents after the event, Tinubu congratulated Zahra and her husband, Ahmed Idimi, and wished them a happy married life.