In what seen as one of the benefit of social media platforms for youths in Nigeria on Saturday Ahmed Sulaiman married his WhatsApp group friend Fatima Wada.
The weeding fatiha took place at Rijiyar Zaki in the ancient city of Kano in which many friends, relatives and well-wishers attended the event.
Narrating how the relationship between the couples started, the publisher of Inside Arewa News Aliyu Skiillz said they meet on WhatsApp group that he created 5 years ago.
” They met on WhatsApp group chat as Strangeers, now they’re husband and wife.
5 years ago, I decided to open Inside Arewa channel on WhatsApp with 5 different groups consisting of different tribes and religious across Nigeria where we share true life stories/ experiences and general relationships issues in order to learn from them”.
He further revealed that group has grown up with at least 23,000 WhatsApp group subscribers.
” Along the line, Inside Arewa WhatsApp channels keep growing from 5 groups to more than a dozen and to at least 23,000 WhatsApp subscribers readers that saw us communicates and share issues on WhatsApp status and by doing so, subscribers engaged each others.
Today, 11th January, 2020 among the subscribers, Ahmad Suleiman and Fatima Wada got married in Kano alhamdulillah. They met on one of the group and today they’re no more strangers but husband and wife”.