President Muhammadu Buhari and his wife, Aisha, marked their 30th wedding anniversary on Monday.
The president, who was full of joy, took to social media to celebrate. He also shared a throwback picture of himself and his wife along with a happy family photo.
“Today, on our 30th Wedding Anniversary, I pray for Allah’s continued peace and blessings in our home and family,” Buhari tweeted.
Aisha Buhari married Muhammadu Buhari on December 2, 1989.
As at the time of their wedding, Aisha was 18 years old and Buhari already had five children from his previous marriage to Safinatu Yusuf.
Buhari divorced his first wife, Safinatu (née Yusuf) Buhari (First lady of Nigeria December 1983 – August 1985), in 1988.
They had five children together, four girls and one boy (deceased). Buhari’s first daughter, Zulaihat (Zulai), was named after his mother.
Aisha and Buhari have five children together and a grandchild from one of their daughters, Zahra.