Kano State Set To Marry 2,000 Couples In A Mass Wedding Ceremony

Date: 27-10-2015 8:19 pm (5 years ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
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The Kano State Hisba Board on Tuesday said it had commenced preparations for the mass wedding of another batch of 2,000 widows and divorcees in the state.

The Director-General of the Board, Dr Abba Sufi, said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano.

Sufi said the preparations followed recent directive by Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje to the Board to start arrangement for the wedding of another batch of 2,000 couples.

“The governor recently directed us to start preparations for the wedding of another set of widows and divorcees.

“So, the Board has since commenced preparations for the event, expected to take place before the end of the year.’’

The director-general said the Board intended to introduce some innovations to improve on its programmes with a view to addressing other challenges.

He said the present administration was determined to sustain the programme in view of its benefits to the society.

“The aim of the programme is to check prostitution and other vices in the society, hence the decision of government to sustain it,’’ Sufi said.

He urged prospective couples to cooperate with the Board in order to ensure the success of the programme.

It would be recalled that no fewer than 5,000 couples had so far benefitted from the government- sponsored mass wedding programme introduced by former Gov. Rabi’u Kwankwaso in May 2012.


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Posted: at 27-10-2015 08:19 PM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- musleh247 at 27-10-2015 08:27 PM (5 years ago)
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Dem dey force dem put 4 d marriage?
Posted: at 27-10-2015 08:27 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- musleh247 at 27-10-2015 08:31 PM (5 years ago)
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Dis kind event na wao
Posted: at 27-10-2015 08:31 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- Abubu86 at 27-10-2015 08:47 PM (5 years ago)
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May Almighty Allah S.W.T bless their union and also reward the organisers of the program
Posted: at 27-10-2015 08:47 PM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- stella1981 at 27-10-2015 09:02 PM (5 years ago)
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Hmmmmmmmm
Posted: at 27-10-2015 09:02 PM (5 years ago) | Upcoming
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- jossy4reall at 27-10-2015 09:18 PM (5 years ago)
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marriage time....marry or be married

Posted: at 27-10-2015 09:18 PM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- aspeng007 at 27-10-2015 10:21 PM (5 years ago)
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Owk,bt does this help the economy?
Posted: at 27-10-2015 10:21 PM (5 years ago) | Upcoming
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- dickieponga at 27-10-2015 10:47 PM (5 years ago)
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E good na money for Kano state...
Posted: at 27-10-2015 10:47 PM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- goldmoney at 28-10-2015 12:11 AM (5 years ago)
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Good 4 dem
Posted: at 28-10-2015 12:11 AM (5 years ago) | Newbie
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- elchymo at 28-10-2015 02:36 AM (5 years ago)
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It has always been part of their agenda. The bottom line is they want to populate the north more. Cos am very sure the offspring of these marriages will take part in 2019 election.
Posted: at 28-10-2015 02:36 AM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- AmazingMarie at 28-10-2015 09:35 AM (5 years ago)
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it's good a way of maintaining family life.
Posted: at 28-10-2015 09:35 AM (5 years ago) | Hero
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- SOGaiya at 28-10-2015 10:32 AM (5 years ago)
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watchin in dispear
Posted: at 28-10-2015 10:32 AM (5 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- winace at 28-10-2015 02:05 PM (5 years ago)
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Quote from: elchymo on 28-10-2015 02:36 AM
It has always been part of their agenda. The bottom line is they want to populate the north more. Cos am very sure the offspring of these marriages will take part in 2019 election.
.  U have a point their my broda.
Posted: at 28-10-2015 02:05 PM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- winace at 28-10-2015 02:08 PM (5 years ago)
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They are over populating d north jt for political gain. If they say they don't want them to prostitution, na north dem plenty pass. Na wrapper dem they tie. Dem no need skimpy gown and dem no need pants under dat wrapper.
Posted: at 28-10-2015 02:08 PM (5 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- Trueyarn at 28-10-2015 09:46 PM (5 years ago)
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All I see is more Al-majiris on the road.
Posted: at 28-10-2015 09:46 PM (5 years ago) | Hero
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