The family of President Muhammadu Buhari has on Saturday disowned some photographs trending on social network and media outlets said to be pre-wedding pictures of their daughter, Zahra and Mohammed Indimi.
A statement issued by the Special Assistant on Media to the wife of the President, Adebisi Olumide-Ajayi, described the pictures as untrue and an embarrassment to the couple.
The spokesperson further added that official photographs of the wedding would be released at the appropriate time.
The statement read, “It has come to the notice of the Buhari family, that certain photographs are making the rounds both on social and conventional media claiming to be pre-wedding photographs of Zahra Buhari and Mohammed Indimi.
“Not only are these photographs untrue, but they are also a source of embarrassment to the couple.
“The couple would like to express that as much as they appreciate public interest and well wishes in their forthcoming marriage, they would at this particular point appreciate the public’s respect of their decision to make it a private affair.
“Official photographs would be released at the appropriate time.”