His Excellency Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje OFR with his in-law the Governor of Oyo State His Excellency Abiola Ajimobi attended a football novelty match tagged UNITY MATCH 2018 OYO, organized in Ibadan the Oyo State Capital, in honnor of the wedding of their children Fatima Abdullahi Ganduje and Idris Abolaji Ajimobi who got married last saturday.
The novelty match which was played between the Kano State football team the Ganduje Academicals and their Oyo State counterpart in celebration of the couple's union, which has solidified the relationship between the North and the South, and foster a new harmony and understanding between the two regions.
Before the commencement of the game, Governor Ganduje & Governor Ajimobi shook hands with the officials and players, and also took photos with the two teams. The game ended 3-1, with Ganduje Academicals winning the game.
Other dignitaries who witnessed the match are the Governor of Jigawa State Alhaji Abubakar Badaru MNI, the wife of the Oyo State Governor and the mother of the groom Her Excellency Mrs Florence Abiola Ajimobi, Deputy Governor of Oyo State Chief Moses Adeyemo Alake, Senator Kabiru Gaya, Senator Barau Jibril, Hon Abdulmumin Kofa, Hon Engr Sani Bala, Hon Munnir Baba Dan'agundi, Hon Abdulqadir Jobe, commissioners, advisers and other top government officials from both states.
Salihu Tanko Yakasai
Special Adviser New Media
Government House Kano
March 9, 2018