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A major highlight of Edl Fitri celebration by the Wase Emirate Council was the holding of the annual Durbar show, an occasion the Emir of Wase, Alhaji Sambo Mohammed, also used to offer special prayers for President Mohammadu Buhari to recover from his health challenges, and continue his commendable work of piloting the affairs of the nation.
His Royal Highness, the Emir of Wase also used the occasion of the Sallah Durbar to pay a courtesy call on the Caretaker Committee chairman of Wase local government council to identify with on the good work he has carried out so far. The Chairman expressed appreciation for the Royal visit, describing the occasion as “auspicious and encouraging “.
The Emir commended the government on the reign of peace in the country, especially the North East region where insurrection and insurgency have been defeated and normalcy restored. The royal father however tasked the government on the provision of infrastructures in the area to uplift the standard of socio-economic interactions in the area.
Similarly, the Emir also called on the authorities to take keener interest in the distribution of fertilizer to check the activities of saboteurs, so as to ensure that the farmers receive the fertilizer as intended by the government to boost agricultural production and food supply in the country.
The occasion also witnessed a cultural fraternization visit by the Ponzhi Zhini of Taroh from Langtang.
Also at the occasion was the Minister of Youth and Sport, Barrister Solomon Dalung, to join the Muslim faithful in observing the Sallah Durbar. The Minister also used the opportunity to present economic empowerment forms to the Emir for onward distribution to the youths of the area. The Sallah celebration was generally peaceful in Wase.