The Emir of Zazzau, Mallam Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli, has approved the reconstitution of new Emirates members, as part of his efforts to render effective service to his people.
He made this decision in line with the Kaduna state laws on chieftaincy affairs as passed by the state legislature and signed by the State Governor, Nasiru Ahmed El-Rufai.
The reconstitution was announced on Tuesday in a statement issued by the Emir’s Media and Publicity Officer, Alhaji Abdullahi Kwarbai.
According to the statement, the Emirates members include 7 full-time members and 4 part-time members with Khadi Muhammad Inuwa Aminu as the senior council member.
“Full-Time members are Wazirin Zazzau, Khadi Muhammadu Inuwa Aminu; Galadiman Zazzu, Alhaji Nuhu Aliyu; and Sarkin Fadan Zazzau, Alhaji Abbas Ahmed Fatika. Others are Fagacin Zazzau, Alhaji Umaru Mohammed; Makama Karami, Alhaji Mohammed Abbas; Limamin Jumma’a, Alhaji Dalhatu Kasim Imam; and Limamin Kona, Alhaji Ahmad Ahmad Khalifa.
“While the part-time members who are to represent 4 dynasties namely Mallawa, Barebari, Katsina and Sullubawa dynasties are Magaji Gari Zazzau, Alhaji Mansur Nuhu Bamalli, Madakin Zazzau, Alhaji Muhammad Munir Ja’afaru, Dangaladiman Zazzau, Arch Aminu Umaru Idris and Makaman Raya kasan Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Yero respectively,” The statement said
The statement disclosed that the appointment of part-time council members was meant to expand the council from a 7 to an 11 man council.
The Emir has also appointed Mallam Ahmad Ahmad as new Limamani Kona.