From Gyang Pam, Yola
The new Kwandi Nunguraya of Guyuk Chiefdom Kurhaye District II has been enjoined to exhibit exemplary leadership in order to command support and loyalty from his subjects.
Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri stated this Saturday on the occasion of presenting staff of office to him at the Dishon Dan Sanda square in Guyuk watch by thousands.
The new Kwandi Nunguraya who becomes the 17th King of the Lunguda was equally reminded that his selection as the Lunguda King followed the wishes and aspirations of the Lunguda people.
“it is therefore my privilege to witness the historic and unique occasion of the handing over the official staff of office to the Kwandi Nunguraya”, he stressed.
Fintiri then reminded the traditional ruler to note that power and leadership comes from God and so it behooves on him (Ruler) to rule his people with respect and justice to all irrespective of ethnicity and religion for peace and harmony to continue to exist in the society.
In his response, the new Kwandi Nunguraya appreciated his being selected and promised to be the embodiment and expression of the attune, aspiration, history and the will of the Lunguda people.
Prominent among those at the occasion included the Deputy Governor of Gombe State traditional rulers, National Assembly members.