Buhari congratulates new Emir of Nasarawa, Ibrahim Jibrin

Buhari congratulates new Emir of Nasarawa, Ibrahim Jibrin
December 07 22:34 2018

By Nasir Kura

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated the Minister of State for Environment, Alhaji Ibrahim Usman Jibrin on his selection as the new Emir of Nasarawa in Nasarawa local government of Nasarawa state.

The President commended the people of Nasarawa Emirate and the state government on the hitch-free exercise which led to the emergence of Alhaji Jibrin as the 13th Emir.

Describing the new First Class traditional ruler as a “wise choice and worthy successor,” the President said Jibrin’s impeccable credentials as a distinguished public servant and land expert would be deployed to impact positively on development of his emirate.

“His people will benefit immensely from his wealth of experience in the Ministry of Environment,” he said.

While wishing the new emir a successful reign, the President also urged him to build on the legacies of his predecessor and promote peace and unity in the emirate.