Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule, on Tuesday, disclosed why he named his twins after Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari and Senator Umar Tanko Al-Makura.
Governor Sule noted that the decision to name his kids after the political leaders is based on the respect he has for the two leaders.
The Nasarawa State Governor stated this on Tuesday at the naming ceremony of the twins delivered by his second wife, Hajiya Farida Abdullahi Sule.
The ceremony was held at the Palace of the Governor’s father, Chief of Gudu in Akwanga LGA, Alhaji Sule Bawa.
“I named them after President Muhammadu Buhari and Senator Umar Tanko Al-Makura for the recognition and respect I have for the two leaders.”
“I pledge to continue to champion the quest for better education for the entire children in the state,” he said.
The event had in attendance, the State Deputy Governor, Dr Emmanuel Akabe, Sen. Abdullahi Adamu, and Speaker of the State House of Assembly, Alh. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi.
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