Eminent dignatries from all parts of the country converged in Ibadan today to witness the symbolic matrimony between Abolaji Ajimobi, son of the Oyo state Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi, and Fatima Ganduje, the daughter of the Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje.
Former President, General Yakubu Gowon, Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari, the Vice president, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, APC National leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, state Governors, members of the federal and state executive councils of both states, we’re notably present as they were also joined by family members and friends of the bride and groom to witness the event held at the Agodi Gardens park, Ibadan.
Earlier, a novelty football match tagged “Unity Match” was staged yesterday in celebration of this union which many have widely hailed as symbolic towards ethnic integration and national unity.
Congratulations to the couple and both families.
Photos: Tolani Alli