The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that
super markets, shops, soft drink sellers and
commercial motorcyclists were recording a boom
in their businesses as visitors and well wishers
from across the country were sighted purchasing
various traditional wares.
The traders at Daura city market also conducted
their businesses without hindrance.
The soft drink and bottled water sellers are
receiving high patronage due the scorching heat in
the ancient city.
NAN observed that there was high vehicular traffic
as various brands of assorted cars and jeeps
belonging to invitees flooded the town.
Several of the invitees drove straight to the Emir
of Daura’s palace, Alhaji Umar Farouq, to pay
homage before proceeding to the venue of the
The residents of Daura were also seen in high
spirit, receiving and entertaining visitors as well as
directing them to various places in appreciation of
their presence for the high profile wedding.
The President’s daughter, Fatima, is getting
married to her heartthrob, Malam Gimba Yau
She will become the fourth wife of Gimba, who is a
former Managing Director and Chief Executive
Officer of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria.
Credit - NFC