Lagos, Nigeria came to a stand still to celebrate the wedding of Fatima Dangote , youngest daughter of Aliko Dangote who is the richest man in Africa. She tied the knot with Jamilu Abubakar a pilot and son of Nigeria’s former Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Dikko Abubakar.
They are both incredibly accomplished individuals; Fatima holds a Bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Surrey in the UK and has been called to the Nigerian Bar. She has worked as an Associate at Banwo and Ighodalo Legal Chambers, on areas related to capital markets, intellectual property, and energy. She was also appointed to the Board in 11th of March, 2016.
The wedding had over 2500 VVIPs in attendance including the most distinguished guests who are undoubtedly the creme de la creme in their fields and industries. Among them was Jeff Koinange, Citizen Tv News Anchor, Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft Corporation, Yemi Osinjabo, Nigeria’s Vice President and his wife, First Lady Aisha Buhari, Jakaya Kikwete and dignitaries like President of Ghana, Nana Akufo-Addo, Mo Ibrahim among others. To top it all off were performances from Nigeria’s own Davido and Wizkid.