KADUNA, Nigeria – Ambassador Ahmed Bamalli has reacted to his appointment as the new Emir of Zazzau by Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State.
El-Rufai had after a meeting with Zazzau council of chiefs on Tuesday announced Bamalli as the 19th Fulani emir of the emirate.
The seat was left vacant since the death of Alhaji Shehu Idris, the 18th Fulani Emir who died on Sunday, 20th September.
Reacting in a tweet on his Twitter page on Wednesday, Bamalli thanked God for his appointment and promised to serve diligently.
He tweeted, ”Alhamdullah, after 100years. The throne is back home
”Allah Gives Power And Leadership To Whom He Wills. Now my watch begins, I shall serve you diligently and selflessly. May Allah Help us All. Amin.”