Former Governor of Gombe State, Senator Danjuma Goje, on Friday, October 2, 2020, got married to the love of his life, Aminatu Dahiru Binani.
Senator Goje’s wedding which started around 2:45 pm and held at his Asokoro residence was graced by former and present Governors, Ministers, Senators, members of the House of Representatives.
Dignitaries in attendance include the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan; Governor of Gombe State Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya; Governor of Kano, Abdullahi Ganduje; the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami; Senators Gabriel Suswam, Abdullahi Adamu; and the new Executive Director of Federal Housing Authority (FHA), Abdulmumin Jibrin.
Speaking at the ceremony, the Governor of Gombe State, Muhammad Inuwa Yahaya, prayed for Goje who is the leader of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in his State.
“As our leader, I pray Allah, subhana wataAllah, will guide him and we wish him well in order to manage leadership with his wife,” he said.
Goje was born 10th October 1952 in Pindiga, Akko, Gombe State. He studied Political Science and graduated from Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Zaria.
Goje contested for the seat of Senator in the Nigerian National Assembly in 1998 and later on became the Minister of State, Power and Steel from 1999-2001 under President Olusegun Obasanjo. He ruled Gombe from 2003 to 2011. In the April 2011 elections, he was elected Senator representing Gombe Central on the platform of the PDP.
See photos and videos from the wedding below: