By: Babagana Bukar Wakil, Maiduguri
Vice president Federal Republic of Nigeria professor Yemi Osinbajo arrived Maiduguri the Borno state capital to grace the weeding Fatiha of the Royal families of Borno and Nasarawa states respectively.
The vice president Prof. Yemi Osinbajo led Federal government’s delegation to the Borno state today Saturday.
The presidential Jet carrying the president arrived Maiduguri Air Force Base at exactly 11:30 where he was ceremoniously received by the Borno state Governor Professor Babagana Umara Zulum alongside with Amb. Babagana Kingibe the Nigerian Amb. to republic of Chad and high commissioner to Lake Chad Basin Commission, National Security Adviser Babagana Monguno, Secretary to the government of the Federation Mr. Boss Mustapha, chief of staff to the President state governors, Ministers, politicians, party leaders, security chiefs, elder statesmen, members of state and national assembly among other dignitaries.
Borno Princess Barrister Aisha Yabawa Shehu Abubakar was represented by Governor Babagana Umara Zulum while Governor of Nasarawa state governor Dr Abdullahi Sule has equally stood for Prince Umar Faruq Sidi Bage.
Performing spirituality of the weeding the Imam Idaini of Borno Shetima Mamman Sale supported by chief Imam Laisu Ibrahim Ahmed.
Dowry of Sum of one million Naira was paid to validate the weeding process which was witnessed by over 80 traditional rulers from Nigeria, Lake Chad basin region and Sudan among others.