Nigerians felicitate Bashir Ahmad on his wedding to Naeemah Bindawa in Katsina

Bashir Ahmad
Bashir Ahmad and his wife, Naeemah

President Muhammadu Buhari’s personal assistant on new media, Bashir Ahmad, on Friday, tied the knot with his lover, Naeemah Junaid Bindawa, in Katsina State.

The wedding Fatiha, which took place at the GRA Juma’at Mosque, had in attendance the couple’s family members, friends, Islamic clerics, political figures and other well-wishers.

Ahmad, had, six days ago, announced their wedding plans on Twitter, in a post retweeted by his newly wedded wife, where he said: “The long-awaited day is here! @Naeeemah_x and I are delighted to invite you to our Wedding Fatiha on Sept. 25, 2020, at GRA Juma’at Mosque, Katsina. Time: 2 PM.

“If you are unable to attend due to any personal circumstance, kindly include us in your prayers. Thank you. #NB2020.”

In a follow-up post on Friday around 1:00 p.m., Ahmad gave an update informing on the duration of the wedding event, as he wrote: “All set, it will be done in a matter of an hour or so. All the expected people are here in Katsina for #NB2020.”

Ahmad and Naeemah celebrated their wedding only days after Hanan Buhari, President Buhari’s daughter, got married to Mohammed Turad, a special adviser to the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.

Meanwhile, Nigerians felicitated the couple after their wedding in a series of tweets posted on Twitter to express their best wishes.

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The elated Ahmad, responding tweeted: “Really not a surprising thing to see ‘Bashir’ trending on all social media platforms, especially Twitter. Best wishes flooding from all angles. Not taking it for granted, nothing more to say but Alhamdulillah.”

Some of the tweets from Nigerians felicitating the couple are listed below:

@whitenigerian @BashirSZuntu @SulaiOdus @adi_aliyuh @Waspapping_ @Capt_Aliyu @Laurestar @angry_ustaaz @YemieFASH @BashirAhmaad @oil_shaeikh @baba__________ @Mubarack_Umar