Governor Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State has extolled the sterlng leadership qualities of the new Emir of Zazzau, Ambassador Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli.
The Governor stated this when he received the new Emir of Zazzau, Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli, at the Council Chamber, Government House, Sokoto.
He said that the new Emir of Zazzau is loyal, pious, patriotic, patient and straigth forward in all his dealings. Tambuwal said that apart from the extant historical relationship between Sokoto Caliphate and Zazzau Emirate, the new Emir also has family relationship with Sokoto State.
He charged him to continue with these leadership qualities by the sustenance of peace, unity and stability of the Zazzau Emirate as well as the country in general.
Tambuwal said that Zaria is a Cosmopolitan city, where people with diverse ethnic, cultural and religious backgrounds domicile, hence, the need to sustain unity among them.
The governor also recalled the support given to the Sokoto State Government when he was an Ambassador at Thailand. According to him, the renowned Diplomat greatly assisted Sokoto delegates who were at the country in search of agricultural investments opportunities.
While congratulating the new Emir for the new God given assignment, the governor prayed the Almighty Allah to guide and protect him in the discharge of his duty.
Earlier in his address, the new Emir of Zazzau, Ahmad Nuhu Bamalli said they were in Sokoto to pay homage to the Sultan, Sa’ad Abubakar, as well as pay a Courtesy visit to the Governor.
He said that, Sokoto is a home to him, as he has a personal famiy relatioship in the state. The Monarch said that, the relationship between him and governor has been long as Governor Tambuwal had immensely assisted them when he was at the National Assembly.
Emir Bamalli also said that, when he was an Ambassador at Thailand, the Governor sent delegates from Sokoto State for agricultural and trade opportunities in order to learn from the country on rice farming. He however pledged to sustain the footsteps of his predecessor in the leadership of Zazzau Emirate.