The political leaders at Halimat Babangida’s wedding
Influential politicians, leaders, and prominent Nigerians, on Friday, assembled in Minna, the Niger state capital, at the wedding ceremony of Halima Babangida, the daughter and last child of ex-military Head of State, General Ibrahim Babangida.
The immediate past President of Nigeria, Goodluck Jonathan and the APC leader, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, were seen sitting on the same table at the high society wedding as the the Senate President was also seen greeting the former Lagos state Governor.
It was gathered that a total of 26 private jets and four police and air force aircrafts landed in Minna and brought the various high profile dignitaries for the wedding of the former president’s daughter.
(L-R) Gov. Abubakar Bello of Niger; Senate President bukola Saraki; Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara; and
Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, at the Minna Airport, for the wedding of Halima Babangida
Goodluck Jonathan and his wife, Patience, Senate President Bukola Saraki and former Vice President Namadi Sambo were at also at the wedding.
Others included Governors Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna, Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto, Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara, Ahmed Abdulfatah of Kwara and Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano.
Business moguls Aliko Dangote and Tony Elemulu, as well as members of the Federal Executive Councils including Ministers of Interior, Abdulrahman Danbazzau, and Defence Mansur Dan-Ali as well as Minister of State for Solid Mineral Development, Abubakar Bwari, also attended.