Emir of Mubi Receives Hamalai, The New Jakadiya Mubi

  • Monday September 10, 2018 09:46 AM
  • NILS Press Corps
The Emir of Mubi, Alhaji Abubakar Isa Ahmadu, CFR, on Saturday, 8th September, 2018 received the Director General of the National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies, Professor Ladi Hamalai in his palace; She led a team to pay homage and express appreciation to the Emir for bestowing her with the traditional title as Jakadiya Mubi.

In his address, the Emir, Alhaji Isa Ahmadu said Hamalai was considered for the title because of her notable contributions to the development of the Mubi Community and Adamawa State as a whole.
The Monarch said he was proud of the new Jakadiya’s feat in building capacity of the Legislative arm of government which will in turn bring about development in the country.

Responding, Professor Hamalai said she was overwhelmed with the recognition and title bestowed on her, particularly as it was done by the Emir of Mubi. She attributed her contributions to the community, the state and the country at large as the will of God and promises not to relent until a Nigeria of our dreams is realized.

Eminent personalities that graced the occasion extolled the virtues of the front line technocrat, describing her as a bridge builder.