The wedding ceremony of Ismaila Ribadu, the son of Nuhu Ribadu, the pioneer executive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and former presidential candidate of the Action Congress of Nigeria (ACN) in Abuja on Saturday reunited some of Nigeria’s biggest politicians from both the All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
The wedding took place at the Al-Nur Mosque in Abuja.
Some of the dignitaries who attended the wedding included Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, former Lagos state governor and chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Atiku Abubakar, former vice president and 2019 presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
Others included Abba Kyari, chief of staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Governors Kayode Fayemi (Ekiti), Abdulfatah Ahmed (Kwara), Atiku Bagudu (Kebbi), Aminu Masari (Katsina) and Abubakar Bello (Niger).
Former governors of Sokoto (Aliyu Wamakko), Zamfara (Mahmud Shinkafi), Ogun (Ibikunle Amosun), Bauchi (Mohammed Abubakar) and Adamawa (Mohammed Jibrilla) also attended the event.
Similarly, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Abubakar, a former IGP, Suleiman Abba, acting chairperson of EFCC, Ibrahim Magu and his predecessor, Ibrahim Lamorde were also there.
Also, State Chief of Protocol (SCOP), Lawal Kazaure; Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media, Garba Shehu; Senior Special Assistant to the President on Domestic Affairs, Sarki Abba, a personal assistant of the presdient, Sabiu (Tunde) Abdullahi, State House Permanent Secretary, Jalal Arabi; Director General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), Ahmed Abubakar and Bashir Ahmad, Mr Buhari’s Personal Assistant on New Media.
Business moguls Aliko Dangote, Femi Otedola, and Dahiru Mangal were also in attendance.