Notable Nigerians, including the Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. Aminu Tambuwal stormed Ilorin, Kwara State on Friday to grace the Walimat and wedding of the children of a chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, Alhaji Abubakar Kawu Baraje.
The ceremony was also witnessed by former governors of Osun and Ekiti states, Olagunsoye Oyinlola and Segun Oni respectively; former governor of Kwara State, Dr. Bukola Saraki and his successor, Alhaji AbdulFatah Ahmed.
Others include Malam Yusuf Ali (SAN),Ambassador Nimota Akanbi, Kwara APC Chairman, Hon. Ishola Balogun- Fulani, Secretary to Kwara State Government, Alhaji Isiaka Gold and members of the state executive’s council.
The chief Imam of Ilorin, Sheikh Mohammed Salihu officiated the Walimat and Nikkah ceremonies. In a brief sermon, the renowned Islamic cleric, Sheikh Sulaiman DanBorno charged the couple to relate with one and other with the fear of God.
He charged the bride, Halimat Baraje to be obedient to her husband and admonished the husband to discharge his duties accordingly as the head of the family.