Senator Akume Named Tukuran Uke By Yakanaje

FORMER governor of Benue State, Senator George Akume, has been named Tukuran (Jewel) of Uke chiefdom.

Senator Akume, now Minister of Special Duties was conferred with the title on Saturday in Uke by the Yakanajen, Alh. Ahmed Hassan Abdullahi.

The former governor was on a condolence visit to the palace over the demise of the monarch's stepmother, Haj. Hadiza Abdullahi.

The deceased, also a stepmother to his colleague, Barr Mohammed Hassan Abdullahi, Minister of Science and Technology (State) died on Wednesday.

Senator Akume while commiserating with the family prayed God grant her soul eternal rest in Aljannah.

The new Tukuran Uke admonished them to take solace in the divine wisdom that God giveth and taketh.

In his remarks, the monarch thanked Senator Akume for the visit.

He urged Senator Akume to always consider Uke as home.

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