Buhari to Lawan’s son, wife: Seek advice from people with exemplary lives

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged young couples to seek advice from balanced and exemplary persons, while congratulating President of the Senate, Dr Ahmed Lawan, on his son’s marriage.

Ibrahim, son of the Senate president, got married to Ammani in Kano.

In in a message to the event, held in Kano, Kano state, on Friday, Buhari advised the newly-wedded couple to emulate the life of the Senate President whom he described as balanced.

A statement by the president’s senior special assistant on media and publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja, quoted President Buhari to have said: “If you’re looking for some advice on life, relating to any aspect, you have to focus and learn from those with good examples.

“A good example to learn from is Senator Lawan. In politics and life, he embodies many good virtues.’’

The statement indicated that the president’s message was delivered by a delegation comprising the Ministers of FCT, Muhammed Musa Bello; Defence, Maj-Gen. Bashir Magashi (retd.); Agriculture, Sabo Nanono, and Aviation, Hadi Sirika.

Others on the delegation were senior special assistants to the president, household and social events; Sarki Abba; media and publicity, Garba Shehu, and state chief of protocol, Ambassador Lawal Kazaure.