Governor of the state of Kano, Rabi’u Kwankwaso ordered that a mass wedding for 1000 divored and widowed muslim women should take place after Ramadan.
The governor stated that helping women get married will decrease the crime and prostitution rate in the country. It will also secure a good life for the women of Kano.
Kano has 20 schools to train women in the poultry and fish industries.
The state also celebrated a mass wedding in April fo 1000 women.