A Nigerian man Identified as Jamilu Abdulhamid has died in a road accident two days after his wedding in Kano State.
According to report, the deceased posted pictures during the last Eid celebration, indicating that he was married to another woman with whom he had children with.
However, Abdulhamid got married to his new bride, Saratu Abdul Salisu on Sunday, July 11, in Kano State, after which they planned to settle in Benin Republic.
Unfortunately, the two of them were involved in a road accident that occurred along the Kaduna-Abuja highway on Tuesday, July 13, 2021.
The accident which claimed the life of the groom on the spot, caused serious injury on the new bride and have been reported to be receiving treatment in an undisclosed hospital in Abuja.
Confirming the incident, the groom’s friend, Kabiru Garba, stated that the couple left Kano for Abuja with a plan to head to Benin Republic where they were supposed to settle down.
“Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji‘’un! We lost Jamilu in a ghastly car accident on their way to Abuja. The couple just got married last Sunday and left Kano for Abuja in their plan to settle in their matrimonial home in Benin Republic. I had my last chat with Saratu yesterday where i was re-congratulating her on her marriage. Saratu is currently in a hospital in Abuja receiving medical attention.” Garba said on Facebook.
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