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The Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, has cautioned past and present leaders to refrain from hate speeches capable of destroying the country. Continuing his campaign tour, President Goodluck Jonathan yesterday in Adamawa State pay a courtesy call to the Emir of Adamawa, Lamido Burkindo in his Palace. The Lamido of Adamawa, Lamido Mustapha has given a condition for the Niger Delta to be allowed 100% resource control. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Atiku, who holds the title of Waziri of Adamawa, is the second in command in the Fombina Kingdom. By 2014, the state became home to camps housing an estimated 35,000 internally displaced people fleeing violence from Boko Haram in locations including Mubi, Madagali, Askira Uba, Bama and Gwoza in the states of Adamawa, Borno, and Yobe. President Muhammadu Buhari has joined government and indigenes of Adamawa State in mourning the passing of Hajiya Khadija Musdafa, matriarch of the Musdafa royal family. In 1841, he founded Yola, where he died in 1848. Adamawa State has been badly impacted by the Boko Haram insurgency. The Adamawa Region (French: Région de l'Adamaoua) is a constituent region of the Republic of Cameroon.It borders the Centre and East regions to the south, the Northwest and West regions to the southwest, Nigeria to the west, the Central African Republic (CAR) to the east, and the North Region to the north.. Topographically, it is a mountainous land crossed by the large river valleys – Benue, Gongola and Yedsarem. Barkindo was born in Yola in February 1944, eldest son of the Lamido Aliyu Musdafa. In 1991, when Taraba State was carved out from Gongola State, the geographical entity Gongola State was renamed Adamawa State, with four administrative divisions: Adamawa, Michika, Ganye, Mubi and Numan. A suicide bombing in Yola in 2015 killed over 30 people. The Lamido of Adamawa, Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Mustapha, has declared that President Muhammadu Buhari needed beyond four years in office. [7], On 21–22 February 2020, Boko Haram terrorists launched an attack on homes and churches in Garkida, killing three soldiers and wounding civilians.[9]. The United States Agency for International Development has pledged to provide continuing humanitarian assistance. The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate in 2019 election also sent his condolences to the Lamido of Adamawa HRH Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa and the Musdafa royal family. In 2014, an estimate placed the number of IDPs around Yola at 400,000. Adamawa is a state in northeastern Nigeria, whose capital and largest city is Yola. He was also known for bringing together all nationalities irrespective of their religious affiliations in the present Adamawa State and beyond. The name "Adamawa" came from the founder of the kingdom, Modibo Adama, a regional leader of the Fulani Jihad organized by Usman dan Fodio of Sokoto in 1804. The Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammad Barkindo said on Sunday that people with clear conscience had no cause to be apprehensive over the anti-graft crusade of President Muhammadu Buhari. The National Chairman of the Labour Party, Dan Nwanyanwu, was the first to draw attention to the fact that the Lamido’s speech was not reflected in the proceedings of that day. The state has a network of roads linking all parts of the country. In the following years, Adama conquered many lands and tribes. Lamido Zubairu's reign in the early years was burdened with the numerous problems of the failures of the past. The delegation of seven persons was led by the Senate Leader, Senator Aliyu Ndume, in company of Senator Binta Garba and Senator Abdulazeez Nyako from Adamawa State among four others. This is a list of villages and settlements in Adamawa State, Nigeria organised by local government area (LGA) and district/area (with postal codes also given). Sultan of Sokoto loses younger brother Jeli Abubakar, “Come home”: South Africans send message to Elon Musk, “My condolences also go to the government and people of Adamawa state. Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa (born February 13, 1944) was turbaned on 18 March 2010 as the traditional ruler, title Lamido of Adamawa in Adamawa State Northeastern Nigeria.The ceremony followed by the approval of the state governor Murtala Nyako.. The development of many communities in the state can be traced to the colonial era when the Germans ruled a swath of territory known as the Northern and Southern Kameruns from Dikwa in the North to Victoria (Limbe) on the Atlantic coast in the 19th century. Emirs of Adamawa have included: Modibbo Adama ben Hassan, 1809–1848; Lawalu ben Adama, 1848–1872 (son of the previous) Sanda ben Adama, 1872–1890 (brother of the previous) Zubayru ben Adama, 1890–1901 (brother of the previous) Bobbo Ahmadu ben Adama, 1901–1909 (brother of the previous) He tweeted, “Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing away of my beloved mother-in-law and wife of the late Lamido Aliyu Musdafa, Hajiya Khadija Aliyu Musdafa. The Lamido of Adamawa, His Royal Highness Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa is, and remains, a fountain of inspiration not only to his people but also to other leaders of the country. Your email address will not be published. Emirs of Adamawa. In 1838, he moved his capital to Ribadu, and in 1839, to Joboliwo. After the European colonization (first by Germany and then by Britain), the rulers remained as emirs and the line of succession has continued to the present day. Hajiya Musdafa died on Monday and the former Vice-President described as a kind and compassionate woman. The felicitation is contained in […] According to some estimates, by the late 19th century, slaves constituted a… His son Muhammadu Aliyu Bakindo Mustapha succeeded him on March 18, 2010. All Rights Reserved. Chairman, I have studied the votes of proceedings of Wednesday, March 26 but I have not found where the contributions of the distinguished Lamido of Adamawa are reflected. The external limits are hard to fix in exact terms, because it is difficult to distinguish between people who the Fulani subjected to their rule, and those whom they simply raided for slaves, without establishing any form of administrative links. Alhaji Musdafa, according to the organisers, was a man who lived an exemplary life. The valleys of the Mount Cameroon, Mandara Mountains[5] and Adamawa Plateau form part of the landscape. Mubi is the worst affected place in Adamawa State, suffering major attacks in 2012, 2014, 2017 and 2018. She will be buried tomorrow in Yola, the Adamawa State capital. After a series of referendums, the Northern Kameruns joined Nigeria to form the then Sardauna Province, and the Southern Kameruns formed a Confederation with French speaking Cameroon. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Atiku, who holds the title of Waziri of Adamawa, is the second in command in the Fombina Kingdom. Read More. A measles outbreak was reported in an internally displaced persons camp in January 2015.[6]. The Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria (LCCN Church) was founded in Numan by Dutch missionaries in 1913. Mayotte – Suhali bin Salim, Sultan of Mayotte 1807–1817 Adamawa Emirate – Modibo Adama, Baban-Lamido 1809–1847 Kingdom of Dahomey .. Ameen.”. Wambai Muhammadu was only nine when Lamido Ahmadu abdicated the throne in 1953, giving way for the emergence of Lamido Aliyu Mustafa, the then Wali Adamawa and Chief of Police. If the above inference is correct, then the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammad Barkindo Mustafa was absolutely right to strip former governor of the state, Vice Admiral Murtala Nyako, and his son, Sen Abdul’Aziz Nyako of their traditional titles of Sarkin Yamma, and Sarkin Matasa respectively. Zubairu, 4th Lamido Adamawa (1890-1901) Zubairu became the next Lamido Adamawa in 1890 after the demise of Lamido Sanda. On May 14, 2013, President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency in Adamawa State, along with neighboring Borno and Yobe States, due to jihadist group Boko Haram's insurgency. Hajiya Musdafa was kind and compassionate. Before it became a state in Nigeria, Adamawa was a subordinate kingdom of the Sultanate of Sokoto which also included much of northern Cameroon. This film, that led the BBC's 1995 Africa season, was the first attempt to reconstruct in film the troubled history of the Biafra conflict. June 20, 2020 Chimezie Godfrey News 0 Chimezie Godfrey News 0 Bambam in lovely photo with Teddy A's mother, Atiku Abubakar will contest 2023 presidency, Son reveals. Home; Latest News; Top Stories. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Muhammadu Barkindo, on the occasion of his 10th anniversary President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his warmest felicitation to the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa, on the joyous occasion of his 75th birthday.“The President rejoices with the family of the foremost traditional ruler, WITHIN NIGERIA is an online news media that focuses on authoritative stories, investigations and major headlines that springs from National issues, Politics, Metro and Entertainment. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. Mr. Nwanyanwu had sarcastically said, “Mr. Organizations serving the community include the Adamawa Peace Initiative (API)- a group of business, religious, and community leaders - and the Adamawa Muslim Council. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Dr Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa, on the occasion of his 75th birthday. The rulers bear the title of emir ("lamido" in the local language, Fulfulde). Adamawa State is home to the headquarters of two indigenous churches, the Church of the Brethren in Nigeria (EYN Church) with its headquarters in Mubi in the northern zone of the state, and the Lutheran Church of Christ in Nigeria (LCCN Church) with headquarters in Numan in the southern zone of the state. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, on the occasion of his 10th anniversary on the throne. Early career. Posts about Lamido of Adamawa written by biafranwarmemories. [3], Adamawa is one of the largest states of Nigeria and occupies about 36,917 square kilometres. It is bordered by the states of Borno to the northwest, Gombe to the west and Taraba to the southwest. [1] [2] By postal code [ edit ] It is one of the thirty-six states that constitute the Federal Republic of Nigeria. [1] It is the home of the American University of Nigeria in Yola, Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola, Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola and Adamawa State college of Nursing and Midwifery. Kaduna residents protest bad governance under El-Rufai, absence of Sen Sani; After alleged brutalizations, NANS gives Gov Makinde 72 hours to take action Re: Thousands Follow Atiku To The Palace Of Lamido Of Adamawa by Officialpdpnig: 2:58pm On Feb 14, 2019 NgeneUkwenu : I thought you were coming to allocate 1 Million votes to him as usual. [8] A double suicide bombing in Madagali in 2016 killed over 50 people. The gubernatorial candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Sen. 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