By Khalifa Ja’afar
Zamfara State governor, Abdul-Aziz Yari, Shattiman Mafara, Senator Ahmad Sani Yariman Bakura, Zamfara Deputy governor, Malam Ibrahim Wakkala and Chief Imam of Gusau, Zamfara Juma’at mosque, Alhaji Muhammad Liman Dan Alhaji today in Maru when the Speacial Assistant to the Senator Ahmad Sani Yarima, Abdulrahman Tumbido was turbaned as the first Kogunan Maru, as the former governorship aspirant of Zamfara State and now ZamFara Commisioner of environment, Hon Mukhtar Lugga, the Commisioner of speacial duties, Alhaji Sani General, Commisioner of Local government and Chieftaincy affairs, Hon Muttaka Rini and Commisioner of Information, Alhaji Ibrahim Danmadamin Birnin Magaji were seen arriving at the venue of the occasion in the same entour.
The Speacial Assistant to the Senator Ahmad Sani, Abdulrahman Tumbido was turbaned by the Emir of Maru, Alhaji Chika Ibrahim Banaga today in Maru for his contribution towards the development of Maru Local government and towards humanity in general.
The Emir who confirmed the installation said “we have installed you as first Kogunan Maru in recognition of your experience and exposure as well as your good character. We are aware of your good work not only in Maru but also Country. We are also aware of your patriotism and cordial relationship with the people including your support to the less privileged and urge you not to relent on your good work.”
Among dignitaries who graced the occasion were Chairman of Maru Local government, Lawali Aliyu Dangulbi, Chairman Anka Local government, Alhaji Mustafa Gado Anka, former Chairman Maru local government, Alhaji Umar Guga Kanoma, former member House of reps. Alhaji Barau Sulaiman Maru, thousands of supporters Men and Women from all part of the constituency and other traditional rulers were also spotted at the occasion.
Report by: Khalifa Ja’afar Gusau