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Gov Fintiri Turbaned As New Gyana Bachama

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By Muhammad B. Muhammad

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State Saturday turbaned as the new Gyana (defender) Bachama by Hama Bachama and Paramount ruler of Bachama Kingdom, Homun Daniel Shaga Ismaila.

The colorful event which held in Lamurde, the headquarters of Bachama Traditional Council was attended by State Deputy Governor, Chief Crowther Seth and some top government officials, party chieftains among others .

Speaking at the event, Homun Shaga Ismaila pointed out that the title is an additional responsibility on the Governor to championing the course of peace and prayed that it will be a path to progress and development of the land.

The royal father commended Governor Umaru Fintiri for ensuring peace and security in Bachama Kingdom revealing that his peace loving subjects now go about their lawful businesses without any hindrance.

“Your Excellency, you have brought peace in our land. Our people now go to their farms in peace without any fear of attacks. I wish you the best of luck in the forthcoming elections and beyond,” said the royal father.

In his vote of thanks, Governor Umaru Fintiri appreciated the royal father for bestowing on him the title of Gyana Bachama and noted that it will no doubt spur him to do more in the area of good governance for the state.

He reiterates his resolve to use the title to promote peace, development and prospery in Bachama land and Adamawa State as well as unite the diversed Adamawa people across the nooks and crannies of the state.

Governor Fintiri had after the turbaning ceremony in company of some top government officials proceeded to commission Governor’s Lodge which was a joint project constructed in Lamurde town.

Highlight of the turbaning event was cultural dance display by various groups.

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Sallah: Galadima Of Muri Greets Muslims, Calls For Peace, Unity, Tolerance

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By Sani Yarima 

Alhaji (Dr.) Lamido Abba Tukur, the Galadima of Muri in the Muri Emirate Council, in Taraba State extends his felicitations to the Muslim Ummah across the globe on the successful completion of the Ramadan fast and the peaceful celebration of Eid-el Fitr.

In his Sallah message, Dr. Tukur congratulated Governor Agbu Kefas, Emir of Muri, HRH Alhaji Abbas Njidda Tafida, and the entire people of Taraba State for observing the festive season peacefully. 

He emphasized the significance of forgiveness, compassion, and gratitude during the season and urged the Muslim Ummah to uphold the values they learned during the month of Ramadan for the betterment of society.

Dr. Tukur advocates for a change in attitude that will foster societal improvement, urging followers to be more submissive and obedient to their leaders. 

In addition, he cautioned them against apportioning blame on leaders for challenges faced and encouraged them to pray for the leaders to enable them to provide dividends of democracy.

Furthermore, Dr. Tukur, the District Head of Jalingo, called on the people of Taraba State to exercise tolerance and continue to live in peace regardless of their religion, ethnicity, or political inclination for the development of the state.

In conclusion, Dr. Lamido Abba Tukur commended the State Government and Security agencies for ensuring peaceful coexistence across the state, which is a top priority of Governor Agbu Kefas’s Moving Forward Agenda.

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Sallah: Gov Kefas Congratulates Muslims, Calls For Religious Tolerance

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By Sarah Manya

Taraba state governor, Dr. Agbu Kefas congratulated Muslims in the state at the end of Ramadan. 

This is contained in a statement released by his Special Adviser on Media and Digital Communications on Wednesday. 

The governor, while wishing the Muslim faithful a great Eid-El-Fitr, called for more tolerance among the faiths. 

The governor noted that the lesson of sacrifice and discipline of Ramadan should continue even after the exercise.

He said the nation needs prayers and selfless service by both the leadership and the followership to overcome all the challenges. 

On the need for tolerance, the governor said it was noteworthy that all the two main faiths have been celebrating their religious festivals together.

He said that is a good development given the relationships that exist between them even at family levels.

He stressed that the Taraba state is strengthened by the diversity across tribes and faiths. 

He noted that with unity, the state can do more in the area of development and progress.

According to the governor, his administration will continue to carry everyone along, irrespective of their faith or ethnicity, in the distribution of the dividends of democracy. 

He said the administration is not leaving any stone unturned in the provision of security. 

Additionally, Kefas revealed that he would continue to battle poverty and hunger to make life easy for all the citizens. 

Relatedly, he reiterated his commitment to the payments of gratuities and offsetting all backlogs. 

Furthermore, Governor Agbu Kefas emphasized that the free education policy has come to stay to build the future of the younger generations.

Meanwhile, the governor has paid a Sallah homage to the Emir of Muri in his palace in Jalingo, Alhaji Abbas Njidda Tafida which is first of its kind in the history of the State.

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Eid-el Fitr: ALGON Chairman, Jauro Felicitates Muslims, Praises Gov Kefas 

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Muslims worldwide are celebrating Eid-el fitr, and the Jalingo local government council has extended its congratulations to the Governor of Taraba State, Dr. Agbu Kefas, on his first Ramadan Celebration in office. 

Alhaji Aminu Jauro Hassan, the ALGON Chairman, Taraba State, and Executive Chairman, of Jalingo LGC, released a statement conveying the council’s felicitations on Tuesday. 

The statement commended Dr. Agbu Kefas for his leadership and presence during the holy month, which has inspired hope, unity, and progress within the Muslim community and beyond. 

The statement further commends his commitment to fostering harmony, understanding, and development in Taraba State. 

The council also extends its best wishes to the Muslim Ummah across the state, urging them to reflect on the profound significance of Ramadan as they celebrate the completion of fasting.

Ramadan is a period of devotion, self-reflection, and faith renewal. 

Muslims worldwide strive for spiritual purification, seeking closeness to Allah through fasting, prayer, and acts of charity. 

The statement calls on Muslims to maintain the good conduct they have exhibited during Ramadan and extend it beyond the month. 

The statement also urged Muslims to reaffirm their commitment to peaceful coexistence with people of other faiths and foster mutual respect, understanding, and tolerance among all religious communities. 

Finally, the statement prays that the lessons and blessings of Ramadan will continue to guide us toward a path of righteousness and peace.

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