– After his previous marriage ended in divorce, former Speaker Bankole has taken another shot at marital love
– The APC Caretaker/Extraordinary Convention Organizing Committee chairman wedded the daughter of late General Sani Abacha
– The low-key wedding ceremony took place at the home of the bride’s brother, Mohammed Abacha’s in Abuja
The governor of Yobe State, Mai Mala Buni has tied the knot with Gumsu Sani Abacha, a daughter of Nigeria’s former Head of State.
DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that Buni, who is also the chairman, caretaker committee of the All Progressives Congress, APC, paid 24 gold coins as dowry.
The marriage ceremony took place on Wednesday at the Abuja residence of the bride’s elder brother, Mohammed Abacha.
Some of the dignitaries in attendance included the Comptroller-General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali; National Commissioner, Refugees Migrants and Internally Displaced Persons, Bashir Garba-Lado.
Others are Kano-based Islamic cleric, Aminu Daurawa; Katsina State governorship aspirant in 2019 elections, Yakubu Lado-DanMarke, and many others.
Gumsu is now coming as the fourth wife to the governor.
The 45-year-old daughter was previously married to a Cameroonian multi-billionaire, Bayero Mohamadou for 20 years before the marriage crashed in 2020.
Buni had in 2019 married his predecessor’s daughter, Adama Ibrahim-Gaidam as his third wife.