YOUTHS IN FUNTUA USED A MARRIAGE CEREMONY TO SHOW ANGER AND DISDAIN ON A POLITICIAN.
Sabo Ahmad Funtuwa
@Katsina City News
Marriage ceremonies are now being used as a litmus test for politicians seeking offices in the forthcoming 2023 elections in Katsina state.
On Saturday 28/8/2021, a wedding fatiha held at the residence of one Sallau Arawa at Dan ammani street in Funtuwa near the house of Sulumka, a politician was jeered, booed and even showered with reign of abuses.
Sallau Arawa is a member of the ruling All Progressive Congress-APC from Dandume local government have out two of his daughters in marriage on the fateful day namely Zainab and Farida.
Governor Aminu Bello Masari was at the venue of the event early enough and seated without any rancor or acrimony from the crowd.
The Governor was indeed warmly received by not only the Father of the girls to be married but politicians and elders of APC in Funtuwa at the gathering.
Several minutes after the Governor was seated , the entourage of the secretary to government of Katsina state, Alhaji Mustapha Inuwa along with Chairman of APC in Katsina state, Alhaji Shitu S.Shitu approached the venue of the wedding fatiha, then there was pondemonium, as youths were shouting” Ba mu so”, “Ba ma yi ” among other slogans while some were reigning abuses that are not publishable on the pages of a newspapers.
It took a combine efforts of some elders to request the Youths to allow for the wedding fatiha to take place .
Shortly after the wedding fatiha, Youths only allowed Governor Aminu Bello Masari to depart before they again return a particular politician now seeking to become a Governor and intent to strip him naked if not for the pleading by some Funtuwa elders.
Even after the politician and his companion were saved, Youths took to the streets of Funtuwa openly mentioning his name and chanting”Ba ma yi”, “Ba ma so” among other slogans till evening of that day.
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