- A mass wedding for 100 couples, sponsored by Nigerian Senate leader Ahmad Lawan, was held recently
- The couples are from Yobe North senatorial district, the Senate president's constituency
- One hundred couples were joined together in September and another 100 will have their mass weddings soon
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The president of the Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has sponsored a mass wedding for 100 couples in his constituency.
The couples, who had their weddings over the weekend at the Central Mosque, Nguru, in Yobe state, were also considered for a skills acquisition programme, The Nation reports.
Briefly.co.za gathers that Lawan was commended by lawmakers in Yobe state for supporting the people of his constituency.
In a statement by the special assistant on press to the Senate president, the first batch of 100 couples from Bade and Jakusko local government areas had their mass wedding in September.
The new couples that were joined together over the weekend are from Nguru and Karasuwa local government areas of the state.
The next batch of 100 intending couples who are from Machina and Yusufari local government areas would be joined together soon.
All the six local government areas make up Yobe North senatorial district where Lawan is representing at the Senate.
In other news, a lady identified with the Twitter handle @Qpid_Adannaya has said she will be walking down the aisle with a man who borrowed her earpiece and never returned it in 2016. The young lady, who took to the microblogging site to make the disclosure, said she met her lover in National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) orientation camp in Enugu.
Meanwhile, a woman, Thembisa Makalwazi Ndlovu is one proud shack owner. And after catching a glimpse of the place - we all understand why. Her beautiful shack is certainly one of a kind, which is probably why she took to her Facebook to share pictures of the place.
Unlike many other shacks, hers features a bathroom, sunk-in lounge, kitchen, and a few bedrooms. The entire place is neatly tiled and painted and features an array of beautiful furniture, showing just how skilled she is at making a house a home.
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