The Chairman, Yobe State Council of Chiefs, Emir of Fika, Alhaji (Dr) Muhammad Abali Ibn Muhammedu Idrissa, CON, has conferred a traditional title of Bauran Fika on Alhaji Audu Muhammad Jirgi
In a letter of approval, signed by Air Cdra Ibrahim Alkali (rtd) OFR, Dallatun Fika, which was made available to LEADERSHIP Weekend, said that he conferred the title on Alhaji Audu Jirgi, because of his contributions to the welfare of less privileged, emirate, and the entire local government council.
Audu Jirgi was born in Potiskum, and he is the brother to Alhaji Ibrahim Jirgi, former media adviser to former governor of Yobe State, Senator Bukar Abba Ibrahim.
The Emir said, “He has done a lot for Potiskum and Fika emirate and is a dedicated and industrious man. This is why my emirate decided to honour him. He charged the new traditional titleholder to discharge his responsibility diligently.”
Those who spoke to our correspondent in the area, described that, Audu Jirgi is a man with youthful energy who exhibits the characteristics of gentleness, frugality, humility and vision.
Some also said that, he’s a selfless leader that has the norms, values, qualities and capacity to stand up for the good people of Fika emirate. He is an individual with capacity to translate a vision into reality.
He is hard working, diligent and has a proven commitment to the ideals of quality service delivery. He is a man with unique character that is second to none.
In his response, the traditional titleholder, Alhaji Audu Muhammed Jirgi, thanked the Emir for recognising his contributions. He assured that he would continue to respect the traditional institution.