The son of the former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, Abba Atiku on Saturday, 5th April 2014 got married to his heartthrob Mariyana Silver, an American, at the Conrad Hotel in Dubai.
Among those who attended the event were the national leader of the APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the national chairman of the party, Chief Bisi Akande, former governor Ali Modu Sherriff and the senate president, Senator David Mark, who was represented by Senator Mohammed Bindawo Jibril.
See photos from the event below.
|Abba Atiku & his bride|
Also present were Senator Ahmed Barata, former Senators Musa Adede and Rufa’i Hanga, Mrs Aishatu Buhari, the wife of former head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari, Governor Murtala Nyako, represented by his chief of staff, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abba and the secretary to the Borno State government, Ambassador Baba Ahmed Jidda.
Other high profile guests included the wife of the National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, HAJIYA Amina, that of Governor NYAKO, HAJIYA ZAINAB; the wife of former Governor Ibrahim Shekarau, HAJIYA ZAINAB, as well as the Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly, Ahmed Fintiri, who was accompanied by six members of the House.
Other guests include the Nigerian Ambassador to the U.A.E, Alhaji Ibrahim Awwalu, former Ambassador Yahaya Kwande, former Attorney-General Michael Aadoakaa, the former Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service and Sardaunan Adamawa, Ahmed Aliyu Mustapha and Professor Ishaq AKINTOLA of the Muslim Rights Concern MURIC.
|The groom Abubakar Atiku Abubakar and his mother Hajiya Ladi Atiku Abubakar|
|The couple with their parents|
|The couple with Asiwaju Bola Tinubu|
|Atiku Abubakar, (2nd right) introducing the parents of his son's wife Mrs Margarita and Mr Nadim Saleby to Chief Bisi Akande|
|L-R Chief Bisi Akande, former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu and Ambassador Yahaya Kwande|
The groom family’s main event is scheduled for the coming Saturday in Atiku’s hometown, Jada in Adamawa State.
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