A serving Army Major, 40 year old Alhaji Sanusi Mohammed has been appointed as the new Emir of Kaura-Namoda by Governor Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State.
Kaura Namoda is a popular ancient railway town that now has a thriving Federal Polytechnic.
Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle.
This was contained in a statement signed by the Special Adviser to Governor Bello Matawalle on Media and Publicity, Alhaji Zailani Baffa, on Wednesday.
He said “The appointment of the new Emir followed recommendation from the Kaura-Namoda Traditional Council as enshrined in the selection procedure”.
Alhaji Sanusi Mohammed succeeded the late Emir, Alhaji Mohammed Ahmed Asha who passed away three days ago following a brief illness.
Until his appointment, the 40 year old Alhaji Sanusi Mohammed was a serving Major in the Nigerian Army.
While praying, once again for the repose of the deceased Emir, Matawalle wished the new Emir a successful reign.