Abuja - Thousands of couples are set to get ready for the
mass wedding that is taking place in Kano State and organised by the
government, Vanguard reported.
It is said that no fewer than 4395 couples have registered
with for the programme.
The state government directed the Hisba board to register
all interested participants.
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Director General of the board, Abba Sufi, has stated that
government is committed in ensuring the programme becomes successful.
Registration is still open to those that still want to
Police have tried to stop Kano State Governor, Rabia
Kwankwaso, in organising the mass the wedding due to coinciding with State
governments' planned empowerment programmes.
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