The minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster and management, Sadiya Umar Farouq has put a lie to her rumoured planned marriage to President Muhammadu Buhari saying she and the first family had been old time friends and would like the relationship to stop at that level.
Farouq, 44, stated this to put to rest the rumours and ‘wedding’ hashtags including #BUSA19, #PresidentialWedding, #BUSA2019 and #BuhariWedding of her marriage to the president said to have been slated for Friday, October 11 at the Central Mosque, Federal Capital Territory, Abuja
The minister who took to her twitter handle @sadiya_farouq wrote: “There have been several speculation in media regarding marriage between myself and Baba Buhari. I will like to clarify this that me and Baba Buhari have been old time friends and Her Excellency Aisha is a good friend and a sister. I will like to maintain this good relationship.
“Dear Nigerians, please kindly ignore all rumours as this is not true. We are currently completely focused on making sure we have a better Nigeria. Let’s continue to pray for our dear country Nigeria. God bless.”