A supporter of the New Patriotic Party is worried as to why Former President, John Dramani Mahama’s first son married an Algerian lady in Dubai.
In a post in one NPP’s popular Facebook group, he quizzed why Shafik Mahama would marry Asma who’s an Algerian lady while we have several beautiful girls in Ghana.
“Mahama’s first son married an Algerian girl in Dubai. Don’t we have nice girls in Ghana? Ghana money”, Samuel Bafoe wrote sharing photos from the wedding of Shafik.
The post sparked some level of controversy in the group. While others supported Samuel for his baseless claims, others also told him that he doesn’t make sense. And that the fact that you’re from country A doesn’t mean you cannot marry the love of your life from country B.
Former President John Dramani Maham’s son, Shafik Mahama, has tied the knot with his long-time girlfriend, Asma over the weekend in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The glamorous, yet simple ceremony was well attended close friends and family.
Shafik, the first son of the former President, married his university sweetheart in the absence of his father-who reports say could not attend the event because of COVID-19 restrictions.
The bride, Asma is an Algerian based in Dubai.
The two met in school.
Reports say the couple has plans of having a bigger wedding after COVID-19.
Little is known of Shafik’s professional background but in May 2017, graduated with a degree in Media and Mass Communication following his father’s footsteps.