Pictures: Obasanjo, Jonathan, Saraki at turbaning of Atiku

Former Vice President and the Presidential candidate of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar, has been turbaned the 7th Waziri of Adamawa Emirate.

The position of Waziri makes the former Vice President next to the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, in the emirate.

Notable among the dignitaries who attended the ceremony are two former Presidents of Nigeria: Goodluck Jonathan and Olusegun Obasanjo. Former Vice President Namadi Sambo was also at the occasion.

President of the Senate and DG of Atiku’s Presidential Campaign Council, Bukola Saraki was also present at the occasion along with his House of Representatives Counterpart Hon. Yakubu Dogara.

The Lamido of Adamawa said Atiku was honoured with the title of Waziri because of his immense contributions to the development of Nigeria, particularly Adamawa State, where his impact was felt in various sectors.

“Atiku has also contributed greatly to unifying the people of Adamawa and providing useful advice to the emirate.

“The position of Waziri, which is the highest in the council puts him in charge of administration of the emirate and is given to people who are educated, honest and God fearing.

“It’s not hereditary and can go to anyone who deserves it.”

While urging the new Waziri to continue to carry everyone along and unite the people of Adamawa for more development, Barkindo urged all other traditional title holders to cooperate with the new Waziri.

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32 Responses to Pictures: Obasanjo, Jonathan, Saraki at turbaning of Atiku

  1. Ajibola Ahadeymoha Samson November 25, 2018 at 9:12 pm

    Happy birthday and congratulations to our incoming Presido. More grace to your elbow

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  2. Desmond Ponjul November 25, 2018 at 9:14 pm

    HBD to you sir! May Almighty Allah grant you many more years of celebrations! May HE grant you the wisdom and strength to move Nigeria to greater heights come 2019. Enjoy your day sir

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  3. Usman Garba November 25, 2018 at 9:15 pm

    I believed ATIKU ABUBAKAR Will eradicates poverty,hunger,unsecurity,kidnapping and unemployment if he win 2019 election…press like,love and wow if you believe.

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  4. Ogbatex Ogba Ogba November 25, 2018 at 9:16 pm

    Happy birthday to you sir, congratulations for being ordained 7th Waziri of Adamawa and may your dreams come true Masha Allah.

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  5. Thompson Iberedem November 25, 2018 at 9:16 pm

    As long as the Lord lives, Atiku will be president come 2019. Write it down!

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  6. Musa Abdullahi Kafinliman November 25, 2018 at 9:17 pm

    Happy birthday sir,may almighty Allah give u long life to experience defeat come 2019. #NEXT LEVEL

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    • Abdulmalik usman November 27, 2018 at 3:27 pm

      Insha allahu our next president is alh atiku abubakar the waziri of adamawa

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  7. Yahuza Mohammad Dankoli November 25, 2018 at 9:18 pm

    Congratulations the 7th Waziri
    Congratulations the 5th President
    Congratulations as u clock 72 Sir.

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  8. Nafiu Abubakar November 25, 2018 at 9:19 pm

    Congratulations on your successful turbaning ceremony as Waziri of Adamawa and clocking 72yrs of age, meanwhile we are also moving to the next level in shaa Allah.

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  9. Rafiu Jimoh November 25, 2018 at 9:20 pm

    Congratulations ,we’ll always respect every OBJ’s view about you, been your former Boss.
    Meanwhile, we are moving to the #NEXTLEVEL

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  10. Chima O. November 25, 2018 at 9:21 pm

    Congratulations our next president… Another ceremony will be done on 29/may/2019 for your presidential sworn, i have got my dancing shoe’s ready for the celebration. Atikulated 2019, together we will get Nigeria working again and save our country from the utmost hunger and poverty

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  11. Jude Irek November 25, 2018 at 9:21 pm

    Congrats to his Eminency, “Alh Atiku Abubakar”. The 7th waziri of the Adamawa Emirate council. and the up coming president of Nigeria in 2019 Insha’Allah.

    I #remain loyal to you sir once again

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  12. Michael Ekwueme November 25, 2018 at 9:22 pm

    God has ordained this man to be the president of Nigeria mark my word

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  13. Abdullahi Mustapha November 25, 2018 at 9:23 pm

    Happy birthday Sir. May Allah grant you sound health to witness the victory of Buhari in 2019. Ameen

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  14. Bashir Umar November 25, 2018 at 9:24 pm

    Congratulations to this Royal accolade, sir, I pray to Almighty Allah to make it another step for you to help the helpless…, happy birthday!!

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  15. Nasir Lawan November 25, 2018 at 9:25 pm

    Congratulations Sir! We re waiting for the swearing-in comes 2019!

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  16. Shehu Abbas November 25, 2018 at 9:26 pm

    Allah ya taimaki waziri Adamawa, happy birthday and wishing you many many more in return. Kuma our president come 2019 insha Allah

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  17. Freeborn Eghagha November 25, 2018 at 9:27 pm

    Congratulations His Excellency. In 2019, isha Allah, you are celebrating as the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Nigerians are with you.

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  18. Farida November 25, 2018 at 9:28 pm

    May Allah reward you guide and protect you my daddy father of all Nigeria we love you come 2019 sai Atiku da yarda ubangiji Allah

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  19. Isa Buba November 25, 2018 at 9:28 pm

    We are really pleased with Adamawa Emirate council for turbaning you as wazirin Adamawa. Higher you will go always go until you become the first citizen of our nation Nigeria. Once more congratulations my president come 2019.

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  20. Philemon John November 25, 2018 at 9:29 pm

    This is how we are going to witness your crowning come may 29, 2019
    Congratulations next president of Nigeria

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  21. Aminu November 25, 2018 at 10:41 pm

    My heartfelt congratulation our royal father. May you win yiur presidential lection with a landslide vuctory.

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  22. Alhaji Ibrahim Adamu November 25, 2018 at 11:05 pm

    Happy birthday your Excellency SIR , and congratulations on your Turbaning as WAZIRI of Adamawa and hoping to see you elected as president in 2019 INSHAA ALLAH. LETS KEEP ATIKULATING .

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  23. Victor Otaba November 26, 2018 at 8:01 am

    Happy Birthday to the Waziri Adamawa, the only man who can liberate us from the slavery of Buhari and APC.

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  24. sylvanus ani November 26, 2018 at 8:30 am

    Congratulations my incoming President come may 2019. For I know God will do it for us to make our next President for Nigeria to work again.

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  25. Yusuf Saleh Dan'dume Na Atiku Ikon Allah November 26, 2018 at 9:40 am

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY CONGRATULATION as The Waziri Adamawa Turbaning to you sir the former vice president and presidential candidate of the peoples democratic party PDP , Alhaji Atiku Abubakar Waziri Adamawa, we keep up up up support you sir, for presidential general election 2019 #TheWaziriAdamawaTurbaning #AtikuDay #TheAtikuPlan #LetsGetNigeriaWorkingAgain2019 Insha Allahu Ameen.

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  26. uzairu b bature November 26, 2018 at 3:25 pm

    may Allah help you and guide through your unbiased leadership.

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  27. zayyanu bawa tambuwal November 26, 2018 at 4:56 pm

    congrat for turbaning as waziri of adamawa and our president candidate of our great party PDP POWER.

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  28. zayyanu bawa tambuwal November 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    congrat for turbaning as waziri of adamawa and president candidate of our great party PDP.POWER.

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  30. Cyril Imoyin-Omene November 27, 2018 at 4:48 pm

    HBD anniversary and congrats on your turbanning as the Waziri of Adamawa Emirate, His Excellecy Atiku Abubakar. The former Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria and our President in waiting, come 29th May 2019, God willing. May God bless and keep you,Sir

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