The Minister of State for Surroundings, Ibrahim Usman Jibril, has emerged as the brand new Emir of Nasarawa
He was declared Emir on Friday following his choice by the Nasarawa Emirate Council and subsequent approval by Governor Tanko Umaru Almakura.
The Commissioner for Native Authorities and Chieftaincy Affairs, Haruna Osegba, stated Almakura accredited Jubril’s choice “following the assembly of the Nasarawa state conventional council of chiefs the place the normal Council ratified the picks that have been finished by the assorted kingmakers.”
President Muhammadu Buhari in a tweet by Buhari’s media aide, Bashir Ahmad, congratulated Minister Jibril on his new appointment.
The tweet learn: “President Buhari congratulates the Minister of State for Surroundings, Hon. I.U Jibril on his choice because the 13th Emir of Nasarawa Emirate.
“He urges him to construct on the legacies of his predecessor and promote peace and unity within the emirate.”