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National awards: Fintiri greets SGF, Marwa, Hamma Bachama, others

By Emmanuel Samaila (Yola) and Danjuma Michael (Katsina
12 October 2022   |   3:40 am
Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has congratulated Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; Chairman, National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (rtd); Hama Bachama, Dr. Daniel Shaga Samaila...

Katsina NUJ commends Buhari for honouring national president, Isiguzo
Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has congratulated Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha; Chairman, National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Brig. Gen. Buba Marwa (rtd); Hama Bachama, Dr. Daniel Shaga Samaila and 11 other sons of the state, following their conferment with national honours by the Federal Government.

The governor, in a statement issued by his Chief Press Secretary, Humwashi Wonosikou, said the award is a demonstration of their dedication to peace and nation building.

The statement reads: “Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, has extended his warmest felicitations to all the 14 Adamawa illustrious sons conferred with the National Honours by the President and Commander in Chief, President Muhammadu Buhari.”

Fintiri, who expressed appreciation to Buhari, described the award as “evidence of the great potentials of the people of Adamawa State.”

He said: “The award is conferred in recognition of outstanding or distinguished services rendered to the nation in various capacities and responsibilities. I hope this award will spur those of you so honoured to do more for the growth and development of Nigeria.

“I believe and I feel that we are blessed by citizens and residents, like you, who have led by example and who continue to inspire the generation after you to be the very best they can be. “

ALSO, the Katsina State Council of Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) commended Buhari for conferring the honour of Member of the Federal Republic (MFR) on NUJ National President, Chief Chris Isiguzo.

In a statement, the union also commended Buhari for conferring a similar title on the grand patron of the union in the state, Prof. Sani Luggua, who is also the fifth Waziri of Katsina.