Buhari congratulates Emir of Daura, AGF over children’s marriage



President Muhammadu Buhari has given his blessings to Muhammad Umar Faruk and Maimuna Ahmed Idris, as they were joined matrimony on Saturday.

Muhammad is son of Emir of Daura, Alhaji Faruk Umar Faruk while Maimuna is daughter of Accountant General of the (AGF), Ahmed Idris.

a message delivered on his behalf by a delegation to Kano State led by Minister of Defence, retired Maj.-Gen. Bashir Magashi, Buhari said his sincere blessings and good wishes will remain with -weds.

A statement by president’s spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, Abuja on Saturday, the president prayed for peace, harmony and prosperity the home of the couple, appreciating their kind invitation.

The Ministers of Water Resources, Sulaiman Adamu; Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, and Senior Assistant to the President (Media and Publicity), Garba Shehu, were also in the delegation.

Maimuna, the bride, was given out in by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State while the groom, Muhammed Daha, who is also the Dan Buram Daura, was represented by Magajin Garin Daura, Alhaji Musa Umar.

In a homily, the Chief Imam of the Kano Central Mosque, Prof.  Sani Zahraddeen, who contracted the at the Palace of the Emir of Kano, admonished the couple to respect another and warned the community against mistreatment of women. (NAN)