President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, gave out his beautiful second daughter, Zahra Muhammadu Buhari, in marriage to Ahmed Indimi, the son of billionaire business man.
The wedding Fatiha took place after the Deputy Chief Imam of the National Mosque Abuja, Sheikh Ibrahim Makari, performed the two Jumma’at Prayer.
A representative of the Indimi family, who spoke on condition of anonymity, disclosed exclusively to DailyTrust that the groom’s family paid 12 gold coins valued at N250,000 as bride price to the Buhari’s family.
It was gathered that the Sarkin Fulanin Daura, Alhaji Yusuf Sani, gave out Zahra on behalf of the Muhammadu Buhari family.
Meanwhile, the bride took to her Instagram account on Friday to share some of her wedding pictures.
In one picture where she was dressed in a blue traditional wear, Zahra described herself as a “proud Fulani bride” who has a great deal of respect for tradition.
“I respect tradition; it is what makes us unique. For my ‘kamu’ (a ceremony whereby the groom’s family comes and negotiates with the bride’s friends for her release), I insisted on wearing the rich blue traditional Fulani fabric that was worn by generations before us. I am proudly (a) Fulani bride,” she wrote.
Dignitaries who attended the wedding included former Lagos State Gov. Bola Tinubu, former Vice President Namadi Sambo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and Chief Bisi Akande.
The dignitaries also included Govs. Rauf Aregbesola, Nasir El-rufai, Gov. Umaru Almakura, Yahaya Bello and Aminu Masari, among others.