Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed, Crown Prince of Dubai, and his two brothers were married in a private family gathering on Wednesday evening.
The government media office confirmed the news on Thursday by saying that Sheikh Hamdan, 36, was married to Sheikha bint Saeed bin Thani Al Maktoum.
Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, 35, married Sheikha Maryam bint Butti Al Maktoum.
And Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed, chairman of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, 32, married Sheikha Midya bint Dalmouj Al Maktoum.
The three brothers, who share the same mother, Sheikha Hind bint Maktoum bin Juma, reportedly had their Islamic wedding as they signed an official marriage contract.
As being reported a wedding ceremony is expected to follow, but it is not officially notified yet whether it is going to be a public or private celebration.
The crown prince’s sister Sheikha Latifa confirmed the news on her official Instagram account by sharing a picture of her brothers with a caption: “The nation rejoices.”
The news of the marriage took Emiratis with a surprise, while a few were left heartbroken.
Prince Hamdan is popularly known as Fazza, the name under which he publishes his poetry, and which means “the one who helps” in Arabic, has been on the list of most eligible bachelors.
The crown prince shares social media profiles on Instagram and twitter which are being followed by millions of people from all over the world.
Since the marriage announcement was made public social media has been buzzing with the congratulatory messages.
كلي سعادة بسماع الخبر المفرح عن عقد قران شيوخنا الغاليين حمدان بن محمد بن راشد ال مكتوم، ومكتوم بن محمد بن راشد ال مكتوم، و احمد بن محمد بن راشد ال مكتوم..ربي يبارك فيكم ويجعله زواج ميمون ومليء بالخير والسعادة والبركة، وألف مبروك 🌹🎁💍💫🎉🎊
— Balqees (@BalqeesFathi) May 16, 2019
God save us the pulse of our hearts and our happiness Sheikh @HamdanMohammed
#حمدان_بن_محمد_بن_راشد God keep away from him all that hurts him and happy him as we pleased and Adam Good health and well being and long life #Dubai #UAE #Hamdanbinmohammed #Fazza #Faz3 pic.twitter.com/n57d0wk4s6
— Fazza Fan Team Global (@FanFazza) May 10, 2019
— AHMED ALSALEH (@kdmatk) May 16, 2019