Professor Yemi Osinbajo attends wedding ceremony of his aide in Kano
Author: Eromosele Ebhomele
Less than 24 hours after representing President Muhammadu Buhari at the burial ceremony of Chief Alex Ekwueme in Anambra state on Friday, February 2, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo travelled to Kano on Saturday for the wedding ceremony of one of his aides.
Osinbajo attended the wedding Fathia of his aide, Hafis Ibrahim Kawu, leading some government functionaries to the event. The vice president was received by the governor of Kano state, Abdullahi Ganduje, some of his aides and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC).
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Two serving senators, Kabiru Gaya and Barau Jibrin, and all the House of Representatives members from Kano were present during the vice president’s visit. Osinbajo received in Kano. Credit: Novo Isioro
Osinbajo also used the opportunity to visit the emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi 11 in the latter’s palace where he held a 30-minute closed-door meeting with the monarch. Premium Times says sources hint that the meeting may be connected with the happenings in the country and the political rift between Senator Rabi’u Kwankwaso and Governor Ganduje.
Professor Yemi Osinbajo with Ganduje. Credit: Novo Isioro NAIJ.com learned that Osinbajo also inspected a bridge project under construction by the Ganduje administration at Katsina road.
PAY ATTENTION: Read the news on Nigeria’s #1 new app He later left Kano at about 3pm for Lagos for another meeting according to his media aide Laolu Akande. NAIJ.com earlier reported that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo recently lamented the sorry state of the nation’s prisons, stating that the facilities have turned inmates to animals.