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Turbaning: Igbo community in Katsina congratulates ex-Governor Kalu

Former Governor of Abia State and newly turbaned ‘Dan Baiwan Hausa’ of Daura, Dr. Orji Kalu, has been commended for his immense contributions to nation building by the Igbo community in Katsina State.

Ex-Governor Orji Kalu to be turbaned Dan Baiwan Daura

Dr Orji Kalu, former governor of Abia, it to be conferred with the traditional title of Dan Baiwan (gifted child), by the Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk Umar.

Peace Corps Bill: Commandant takes case to Emir of Daura

The Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk Umar, has appealed to President Muhammadu Buhari to kindly reconsider his decision on the Nigerian Peace Corps (Establishment) Bill.

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