LIVE UPDATES: President Buhari’s Son, Yusuf, Marries Zahra Ado Bayero In Kano State
President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari will today Friday marry his lover the daughter of the Emir of Bichi, Alhaji Nasir Ado Bayero, Zahra.
Dignitaries across and beyond the walls of the country are expected to grace the event which has been the talk of many on social media.
Stay with Naija News as we bring you Live Updates from the ceremony…
4: 00: President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf, has tied the knot with the 20-year-old daughter of the Emir of Bichi, Zarah Ado Bayero.
According to BBC Hausa, the dowry paid for Zahra is N500,000.
03:45: A video of numerous private jets that landed at the private tarmac of the Aminu Kano International Airport for President Buhari’s son’s wedding has surfaced on social media.
In the video shared by an eyewitness, the private jets lined up at the international wing of Aminu Kano International Airport, numbered over 30
02:29: President Muhammadu Buhari has arrived in Kano State for the wedding ceremony between his son Yusuf and Zahra, the daughter of the Emir of Bichi, Alhaji Nasir Bayero.
Before flying into Kano, President Buhari had earlier on Friday morning visited Yola in Adamawa State on a condolence visit to the family of the late Ahmed Joda as well as the government and people of the state.
The presidential/royal wedding taking place in the ancient city of Kano between Yusuf and Zahra has already attracted a lot of dignitaries and personalities from within and outside Nigeria.
11: 30: Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has arrived Bichi, Kano State, for the wedding of President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf.
Buhari’s son is set to tie the knot with his heartrob Zahra, daughter of Alhaji Nasir Bayero, Emir of Bichi.
Naija News gathered that the vice president arrived in Bichi on Friday alongside Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano.
08: 56: All is now set for the wedding Fatiha of President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf and his bride-to-be Zahra.
In a post on his social media handle, Femi Fani-Kayode revealed that he had joined other notable dignitaries in storming the ancient city of Kano for the wedding.
Fani-Kayode was seen alongside Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno, Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara, the Minister of Communication and Digital economy, Isa Pantami among other eminent Nigerians.