Unimaid VC turbaned Shettima Ilmube of Borno

The Shehu of Borno, Alhaji (Dr) Abubakar Ibn Umar Garbai Al-Amin
Elkanemi has turbaned the Vice-
Chancellor University of Maiduguri.
Professor Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi as the Shettima Ilmube of Borno Emirate.

The Chief mobilizer of the Palace
Alhaji Musa Liman who spoke on behalf of the Emirate Council disclosed that the Vice-Chancellor was turbaned as a result of the tremendous educational development he brought to the State and the country at large adding that Borno Emirate Council is indeed highly impressed by these developmental
strides witnessed in the State despite the



The Shehu of Borno then advised Professor Ibrahim Abubakar Njodi to hold the title of Shettima Ilumbe of Borno Emirate Council in high esteem and align himself as part and parcel of the Emirate Council.

The Alaafin of Oyo, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Lamidi Olaywola Adeyemi Atanda lll, Emirs of Uba, Gwoza, Kaltungo, Principals Officers, Deans, Directors,
Students of the University and many other distinguished personalities attended the turbanning ceremony which took place infront of the Shehu’s Palace. Speaking at the occassion, Professor Shettima Umara Bulakarima pointed out that Shettima Illumbe of
Borno is one amongst the three (3) tittle holders in the Emirates that are opportuned to have a hand shake with
Shehu at occasion’s and at the palace.



A dinner was organized by friends and well-wisher’s from the University in honor the newly turbaned Shettima and featured the attendance of the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman Governing Council of the University of Maiduguri, Professor Biodun Adesanya, Vice-Chancellor, International University
of Africa, Khartoum Sudan who was represented by the Director Quality Assurance of the University,
Professor Mahmoud El-Sheik, President of Borno Chamber of Commerce, Mines and Industry, Directors, Deans and Staff of the University among


Content of Unimaid April-July Bulletin
By: University of Maiduguri.

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