Zamfara State Government has announced the appointment of Garba Ahmad Bunu as new emir of Kwatarkwashi.

This was contained in a statement signed and made available to journalists by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG) Alh. Kabiru Balarabe Dan-Isah who said the state governor Bello Muhammad Matawalle has approved the appointment.

“This is to inform the general public that His Excellency, the Executive Governor of Zamfara State, Hon. Bello Mohammed Matawalle, MON (Shatiman Sokoto), has approved the appointment of Alh. Garba Ahmad Bunu, as the new Emir of Kotorkoshi”. The statement read

According to him, the appointment takes effect from today (Tuesday) 14th June 2022.

It could be recalled that, the former emir of Kwatarkwashi Alh Ahmad Umar Mai-Kwatarkwashi died on last week Thursday at the aged of 94 and the late monarch was on the throne for over 61 years.