Siddika Sanusi, the daughter of Muhammadu Sanusi, the Emir of Kano, is getting married to Malam Abubakar Umar on Friday, December 23.

The lavish wedding ceremony is taking place at the Emir’s palace, where members of a big and happy family, close friends, different top officials, businessmen and other dignitaries gathered.

Among the unusual highlights of the event were snake charming girls who kissed live pythons to entertain dear guests.

Girls kiss pythons at Sanusi's daughter's wedding (photos)

Girls kissing pythons during the wedding ceremony; Photo by Sani Maikatanga

Girls kiss pythons at Sanusi's daughter's wedding (photos)

People are watching as the young girl smooches the reptile; Photo by Sani Maikatanga

Girls kiss pythons at Sanusi's daughter's wedding (photos)

Snake charmer entertains the guests during the ceremony; Photo by Sani Maikatanga

Emir Sanusi has reportedly received N100,000 as Sidikka’s dowry. Interestingly, President Muhammadu Buhari married off Zahra for 12 gold coins (about N250,000).

Girls kiss pythons at Sanusi's daughter's wedding (photos)

Muhammadu Sanusi, Emir of Kano, at the ceremony; Photo by Daily Trust

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