Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello, joined dignitaries in attenddance at the wedding fatiha of the daughter of Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Maryam Atiku Bagudu and Ibrahim Shuaibu Gwada in Tundun Birnin Kebbi.
Governor Bello who was the representative of the groom's family paid a dowry of N100,000 to the representative of the bride's family, Governor Mohammed Badaru of Jigawa State.
The wedding fatiha conducted by Sarkin Malaman Birin-Kebbi, Mallam Aliyu Ladda Bunza also had Sheikh Abubakar Giro Argungu and many other Islamic clerics.
While admonishing the couple to live a good life in their separate prayers and remarks, the clerics advised the them to live their lives in accordance with Islamic injunctions and make Allah the centre of their home
Governor Sani Bello was accompanied by the All Progressives Congress (APC) North Central Zonal Chairman Alh. Mu'azu Bawa Rijau, the Party’s Governorship candidate in Niger State and member representing Chanchaga Federal Constituency, Mohammed Umar Bago, Member representing Lavun/Mokwa/Edati Federal Constituency, Abdullahi Usman Gbatamangi and the Chief of Staff government house, Ibrahim Balarabe, among others.
The Governor after the wedding fatiha paid homage to Emir of Gwandu, Alhaji Muhammadu Iliyasu Bashar at his Palace.