The superlative wedding of Halima, the last daughter of General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida (rtd) and his late wife, Maryam, broke many records on Friday, May 12, 2017, as Minna (Niger state) hosted the largest assemblage of politicos and moguls at a social event.
Political foes exchanged banters and competitors in business back slapped as the ceremony uniting Halima and Alhaji Auwal Lawal Abdullahi was staged.
Over 34 aircraft landed and took off in Minna airport. Many of the politicians and businessmen were stuck for hours as they awaited their turn on the tarmac.
Governors from the 6 geopolitical zones struggled to mingle and identify with the gap-toothed dictator whose reign was described as a pestilence (between August 27, 1985 and August 27, 1993).