1500 Policemen Deployed To Minna For IBB, Ibrahim Babangida’s Last Child Wedding


1500 policemen deployed to minna babangida daughter wedding

May 12, 2017 – 1500 Policemen Deployed To Minna Niger State For IBB, Ibrahim Babangida’s Last Child, 2nd Daughter’s Wedding

The capital city of Niger State, Minna is already agog for the wedding of the daughter of former military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, Halima, today.

Activities started on Thursday with Wallima (Quranic recitation).

This was followed with a cultural night, a colorful cultural display by various cultural troops, within and outside the state.

Halima, Babangida’s second daughter will be given in marriage to a Gombe State-based business mogul and Sarkin Sudan of Gombe, Alhaji Awwal Abdullahi.

The wedding Fatiha will take place today, at Babangida’s Hill Top home and this will be followed at night with a dinner/reception at El-Amin International School, Minna.

There is already beehive of activities at Babangida’s home, with the inflow of dignitaries from all walks of life.

The couple

The Hill Top residence has been given a facelift, with the renovation of the entire mansion and other structures around, preparatory for the wedding which has been the talk of the town for over a month now.

Also, school, venue of the cultural night and the reception, is wearing a new look with a state-of-the-art decorations.

Daily Sun observed that all hotels in Minna arefully booked, including government guest houses for expected guests.

It was gathered that the First Lady, Aisha Buhari, will lead all former first ladies and wives of states governors, both former and serving to the wedding.

Vehicular traffic is already building up in metropolis, due to inflow of dignities who have converged on Minna, since Thursday, with traffic Wardens having hectic time controlling vehicles.

Police Public Relations Officer of the state police command, DSP Bala Elkana, told Daily Sun adequate security arrangement has been made for the wedding, with the deployment of 1,500 personnel.

Elkana disclosed that the police men were deplored to all the hotels, highways, airport and foot patrol and surveillance within Minna and it suburbs.

[Daily Sun]

8 thoughts on “1500 Policemen Deployed To Minna For IBB, Ibrahim Babangida’s Last Child Wedding

  1. for wetin?her majesty is wedding today.una for kukuma off load entire police college carry go minna..bought and sold law enforcement..protect ordinary citizen..una no fit

  2. that is corrupt country for you, just because his daugther is getting marry the whole Nigeria police force are deployed, I’ve not see such deployment of police during violence in Nigeria. HAUSA’S think they can whatever they want in that country.

  3. Halima, daughter of my “secret” aunty Maryam, I wish you a truly happy married life in good health. I admired your late Mom so much. I remember when you were born when your Dad was the Head of State. Allah bless your home.

  4. 500 is not enough, they should have also voke the spirit of their ancestors to also help them. nonsense!

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