President Muhammadu Buhari congratulates the Minister of State, Petroleum, Chief Timipre Sylva, on his turbaning by the Daura Emirate Council with the traditional title of “Sarkin Kudun Hausa’’.
The President felicitates with the Minister as he receives the honour bestowed by the Emir of Daura, His Royal Highness, Alhaji (Dr) Umar Farouk Umar, in recognition of his versatile and cross-cultural experiences, schooling, working and sharing wisdom in various parts of the country, and the world.
President Buhari believes Sylva’s acceptance of the title further highlights the need for religious and cultural tolerance, understanding and networking to sustain the unity of the country, drawing lessons from shared humanity.
The President appreciates the Daura Emirate Council for their support for his administration.
President Buhari prays for the well-being of the Minister and his family.
Special Adviser to the President
(Media & Publicity)
December 21, 2022