How Jonathan stole the show at IBB daughter’s wedding in Mina
Former President Goodluck Jonathan, his wife, Patience, were the cynosure of all eyes as the couple arrived Mina on Friday to witness the wedding of Halima, daughter of former military leader, Ibrahim Babangida.
It took security operative hectic time shielding Jonathan from the crowd, who were pushing to have nearer contact with him.
Halima, Babangida’s last daughter, got married to Auwal Lawal Abdullahi, a business man, who holds the title of Sarkin Sudan of Gombe.
The ceremony, which also attracted former Vice President , Namadi Sambo, had other dignitaries including former governors ,among them Sen. Ahmed Makarfi, Kaduna, Attahiru Barfarawa, Sokoto, Shinkafi Mamuda, Zamfara, Isah Yuguda, Bauchi and Sule Lamido, Jigawa.
Other former governors included Ibrahim Shema, Katsina, Abubakar Dakingari, Kebbi, Sen Aliyu Wammako, Sokoto, and Rabiu Kwankwaso, Kano.
Also in Minna for the occasion were Sen. Pius Anyim Pius, former Secretary of the Government of the Federation, Justice Idris Kutigi, former Chief Justice of the Federation, Alhaji Ahmed Yayale, former Head of Service, and Sen. Ben Obi.
The ceremony also attracted AVM Ibrahim Haruna, Chairman, IBB Golf Club, Alhaji Sani Zangon Daura, and Aliyu Dangote.
Others included Gen. Aliyu Gusau (retired), former National Security Adviser, Ahaji Aliyu Modibo, former FCT Minister, and Sen. Nuhu Aliyu.
Also in attendance were former ministers, serving and former senators, and many others.