Nasir El-rufai, governor of Kaduna State on Wednesday named Ahmed Bamalli as the new Emir of Zazzau.
This was made known in a tweet by Samuel Aruwan, media aide to the Kaduna helmsman.
Mr. Bamalli, a career diplomat and ambassador, replaced Shehu Idris, Zaria’s long-time emir who passed on on September 20 at 84.
KDSG appoints Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli as Emir of Zazzau
The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, has approved the appointment of Alhaji Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli as the 19th Emir of Zazzau. He succeeds HRH Alh. (Dr.) Shehu Idris who died on Sunday, 20th September 2020. pic.twitter.com/xNJEhot679
— SAMUEL ARUWAN (@samuelaruwan) October 7, 2020