Daughter Aliko Dangote, Fatima and the son of Nigeria former Inspector General of Police, M.D. Abubakar set to wed.
The event is taking place in Kano state. Fatima looked beautiful in her Deola Sagoe attire. The Africa’s richest man, daughter looked every pretty and stunning in her Deola Sagoe Iro and buba.
The Kamu Amariya is one of the oldest events in the Hausa wedding ceremony. Kamu means catch the bride. The groom’s family comes and negotiates with the bride’s friends for her release to the Time em. They have come for their bride and they are willing to pay any price to have her. This is a fun event and negotiation may take up to 30 minutes followed by a fun reception.
Gracing the occasion were dignitaries from the country’s league of past and present leaders. Among those present were: Former First lady of Nigeria, Mariam Abacha, First Lady of Niger State, Dr. Amina Abubakar Bello, First lady of Kano State, Dr. Hafsatu Abdullahi Granduje, Hajiya Aisha Babangida.
Photos of the ceremony below.