What you need to know about Kano Princess, Zarah, Who Stole Heart Of Buhari’s Only Son


Preparations are in top gear for the wedding of President Muhammadu Buhari’s son, Yusuf Buhari and Zarah Ado Bayero,  the 19-year-old daughter of Emir of Bichi, Alhaji Nasir Ado Bayero.

It was gathered that Yusuf, the only son of President Buhari met his heart-throb, Zarah Ado Bayero, in the United Kingdom where they both had their undergraduate studies.

On Sunday, the President’s delegation visited the Emir of Kano’s palace where talks about the wedding were held.

Governor of Jigawa State, Abubakar Badaru, led the President’s delegation to the Palace of Emir of Kano alongside other top government officials.

Here are the interesting things to know about the soon-to-be daughter-in-law of the President:

Her Father

Her father, Alhaji Nasir Ado Bayero was the district head of Fagge, Tarauni and Nassarawa Local Government Areas before he was appointed a first-class monarch by the administration of Governor Abdullahi Ganduje during the creation of new emirates.

Alhaji Nasir Ado Bayero, who was appointed the Emir of Bichi is the fourth child of late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero. He is also the Chairman of 9mobile. He was the first child born at the official residence of Kano Emirate known as Gidan Dabo.

Her Mother 
Zarah’s mother, Farida Imam, is the daughter of famous Kano educationist, Mal Abubakar Imam (Imamu Galandanci), a former Executive Director at Afribank Plc, the Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Saad Abubakar III, is married to Farida’s biological sister.

Zarah, is the second daughter of the Emir and she studied Architecture in the United Kingdom.