Al-Makura appoints new Emir of Nasarawa, Chief of Toni Kingdom

Emir of Nasarawa, Ibrahim Usman Jibril
Emir of Nasarawa, Ibrahim Usman Jibril

The governor of Nasarawa State, Umaru Al-Makura, has approved the selection of Ibrahim Usman-Jibril as the new Emir of Nasarawa.

The governor also approved the selection of Lawrence Sylvester-Ayih as the new Abaga Toni of Toni Kingdom.

Read also: Gov. Al-Makura begins probe of Abdullahi Adamu

The appointments were announced by the state commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Haruna Osegba, following the meeting of the Nasarawa state Traditional Council of Chiefs.

Mr Almakura expressed satisfaction with the maturity displayed by the kingmakers during the selection exercises.