Check out first photos from Fatima Dangote and Jamil’s wedding in Lagos. The couple had a week long of festivities from Kano to Abuja and the final leg in Lagos today, 23rd March 2018, and had hundreds of guests in attendance, including Bill Gates!
Photos by Happy Benson Pixels
Heavily touted as the richest man in Africa, Alhaji Aliko Dangote recently reunited with his wife as his daughter Fatima Dangote, is set get married to Jamil Abubakar, the son of a former Inspector General of Police, M.D. Abubakar.
The Forbes-listed billionaire and his ex wife were said to have married in 1977 when he was just 20 years old. But then, she was chosen for him and the pretty woman gave birth to his daughters—Mariya, Fatima and Halima.
According to sources, Aliko Dangote has been married four times, and his first three marriages ended in divorce. He is said to have a total of 15 children from these marriages.
Now divorced, Alhaji Dangote and his former wife met again last Saturday in Kaduna at the Mothers’ Night organized as part of the activities for Fatima Dangote’s wedding to Abubakar, who is a pilot.
Sources close to the families revealed that the couple’s families are planning to spare no expense in giving them the treat of a grand wedding celebration.
Trust the billionaire businessman, about five presidents in the world and all the past presidents of Nigeria are billed to attend his daughter’s wedding which comes up later in the month at the prestigious Eko Hotel, Lagos.
Class and wealth was on display at the traditional wedding ceremony of Fatima Dangote and her fiance, Jamil’s wedding which held in Lagos today, Friday March 23rd.