Adamawa State government has today presented an appointment letter to the new Hama Bachama, Dr. Daniel Shaga Ismaila.
The chief of Staff, Government House Yola, Prof Maxwell Gidado presented the letter to the new monarch at the Government Lodge Numan, Adamawa State.
Prof Maxwell Gidado on behalf of the State Government congratulated the New Hama Bachama and also extended felicitations from Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri on behalf of the people of Adamawa State.
Receiving the letter of appointment, the new Monarch, expressed appreciation to Governor Fintiri for the support and cooperation extended to the Bachama traditional institution that saw to the smooth conduct of the process.
The Secretary of Numan local Government council Mr Foredapwa Nagapiya while also commenting thanked the State Government and prayed for a peaceful process that will conclude the rites of the ascension to the throne.
The occasion was witnessed by the Chairman Numan Local Government Hon Innocent Koto, commissioner of Agriculture, Hon Dishi Khobe, Kpana Rigangun, Andy Kyara, Nzopwato, and several other traditional title holders and stakeholders.
Governor Fintiri has last week endorsed Shaga’s selection after his name was approved by the traditional council charged with the responsibility of selecting new king.
The new monarch who is the 29 Hama Bachama, succeeded the immediate past traditional ruler of the kingdom, HRM Honest Stephen Irmiya, Kwire-Mana Kpafrato II who passed to the great beyond last month after a brief illness.