There is heavy deployment of armed security in Kano as President Muhammadu Buhari prepared to attend his son’s wedding Fatiha on Friday.
Buhari and his political associates are expected to attend the wedding Fatiha of his son, Yusuf Muhammadu Buhari and his bride, Zahra Nasiru Bayero on Friday in Bichi, Kano State.
The event which would hold around 1:30pm after the Friday prayer is expected to be attended by many prominent personalities from within and outside the country.
The Chairman, organising Committee for the wedding and Coronation arrangements, Shehu Ahmed disclosed this while briefing newsmen in Kano on Wednesday on the activities lined up for the two important events.
He disclosed that Governor Abdullahi Gabduje is expected to present the staff of office to the Emir of Bichi, Nasiru Ado Bayero on Saturday, 21st August 2021.
“We have two historic events on Friday and Saturday in Bichi that is the wedding Fatiha of Buhari’s son with the daughter of Emir of Bichi.
“But President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to grace the wedding Fatiha of his son and the daughter of the Emir of Bichi in Bichi town on Friday,” he said.
He said a special prayer session would also be conducted at the Central Mosque Bichi by 4:30 pm.
He said other activities lined up for the Coronation of the Emir include the Coronation lecture to be held at the Federal College of Education (Technical) Bichi on Thursday while the ceremony for the presentation of the staff of office would be held at the Bichi stadium on Saturday.
He explained that adequate arrangements had also been put in place by various sub-committees to ensure the success of the two events.