Buhari to honour Emir of Fika with national award of CFR

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Buhari to honour Emir of Fika with national award of CFR

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the conferment of national awards on the Emir of Fika, His Royal Highness, Dr Muhammad Ibn Abali Muhammadu Idrissa.

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The letter of invitation signed by Senator George Akume, Minister,  Federal Ministry of Special Duties and Inter-Governmental Affairs, revealed that the emir will be honoured with the rank of Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic (CFR).

The investiture ceremony will be held at 9 am at the International Conference Centre (ICC), Abuja, Tuesday, 11th October 2022.

See attachment of the letter below:

Similarly, His Royal Highness Muhammad Ibn Idrissa, the 41st Emir of Fika, grandfather of the present emir, was also conferred an honourary M. B. E by the then King of England, Albert Frederick Arthur George (VI).

The letter dated 1st January 1944, was signed by the then governor who also congratulated the emir.

Also, see attachment of the letter below: