GOVERNORS of the Peoples Democratic Party(PDP) were absent at the wedding fatiha (ceremony) of Muhammad Bamanga Tukur, the son of the national chairman of Peoples Democratic Party(PDP), Alhaji Bamanga Tukur, in Katsina on Friday.
Only the host state governor, Ibrahim Shema, of Katsina State attended the ceremony out of all the 23 PDP governors.
Muhammad, an engineer, wedded Dr Badiyya Isah Katsina, the daughter of former Secretary to the Government of Katsina State during late President Umaru Yar’adua tenure as the State Governor, Alhaji Isah Katsina, after paying a dowry of N50,000.
Vice President Namadi Sambo, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister, Senator Bala Mohammed; former Minister of Defence, Dr Bello Halliru;business mogul, Dr Hassan Adamawa, and several leaders of PDP were among the dignitaries across the country that graced the occasion.
The wedding ceremony held at the GRA residence of Isa Katsina drew thousands of friends and well wishers of the two families to Katsina.