A high-powered presidential delegation comprising of ministers, governors and top APC members has visited the palace of the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, to seek marriage for President Buhari’s only son, Yusuf Buhari.
The delegation was led by the governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru.
They arrived the palace on Sunday, June 27. This high-powered delegation included the Attorney-General and the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami SAN.
Yusuf is currently engaged to Zahra Bayero, the 19-year-old daughter of the Emir of Bichi Alhaji Dr. Nasir Bayero.
Yusuf and Zahra Nasir met in the University of Surrey, United Kingdom where Zahra is undergoing her degree in Architecture. The wedding will reportedly hold between August and September 2021.
Other personalities representing the first family include the Borno State Governor, Umaru Zulum, Sen A . Amosun, former Zamfara Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, DGss Y. Bichi, Prof Abdullahi Abba, Mal Ahmed, Sen. Ali Modu Sherrif, Sen. U Tanko Al-Makura, among others.
The Emir of Bichi is the younger brother of the Emir of Kano, who is currently hosting the delegation from the president.
Former Zamfara Governor, Abdul ‘ aziz Yari Abubakar, is among the delegation.
Zarah’s mother, Farida Imam, is the daughter of famous Kano educationist, Mal Abubakar Imam (Imamu Galandanci), a former Executive Director at Afribank Plc.