The Emir of Daura, Alhaji Farouk Umar has spoken on the loyalty of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, to President Muhammadu Buhari.
Emir Farouk said Osinbajo is one of the honest leaders, even as he described his relationship with Buhari as unequalled in the history of the country.
The monarch stated this on Saturday in Daura at the turbanning ceremony of Alhaji Musa Haro as Dan Madamin Daura..
According to him, “the honesty and commitment shown by the Vice President and his relationship with President Buhari, is what Nigeria requires to attain greatness.”
The Emir advised Osinbajo not to relent in his efforts, noting that it would facilitate the actualisation of the goals of the Buhari administration.
Emir Farouk said: “I want to specifically commend the Vice President for his loyalty, his commitment and dedication towards the transformation of Nigeria to its present state.
“We are fully aware of the situation President Buhari and his deputy, Osinbajo, met the country but today, things are changing for the better because of their efforts.
“This is attributable to the excellent working relationship between President Buhari and Vice President Osinbajo. Prof. Osinbajo is the most honest person and leader Nigeria has produced in recent times.
“His relationship has remained cordial with Buhari largely because of his honesty, I commend you, Vice President.
“I am particularly happy with the Vice President for the way he has shown loyalty to President Buhari, Daura Emirate is extremely grateful, for your commitment and confidence transforming Nigeria despite the challenges.”
He pldeged the support of the traditional institution in the transformation agenda of the administration.
“The traditional institution will continue to support the policies and programmes of this administration so that the dreams of building a new and better Nigeria can be actualised,” he added.
Dan Madamin is one of the highest traditional titles in the Daura Emirate Council.
The event had in attendance the vice president, Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustpha, Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, Gov. Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna State and Deputy Governor of Katsina State, Alhaji Mannir Yakubu.