By Sule Sani
The Emir of Akko in Gombe state Alh.Umar Muhammad Atiku,
has appreciated Bestower International University Seme Podji, Benin Republic for recognizing him among the recipients of Honourary Doctorate Degree at its Convocation ceremony coming on 14″ September, 2019.
The Emir made the appreciation when received a delegation from the University who visited him on Friday September 5th, 2019 at his palace in kumo.
The royal Father pledged to honour the invitation, adding that he will give all the necessary support to the institution as a mark of resuprication to the gesture.
Earlier, presenting the notification Letter to the Emir, Leader of the delegation from the University, Ijudigal Usman Bukar said, the Emir’s name has been recommended as one of the distingushed personalities to be honoured because of his outstanding Leadership acheivement and contribution in Africa.
He maintained that conferment of the Honourary Doctorate awards for some African Leaders, was aimed at to encourage exellence and laudable contribution to humanity in the continent in areas of academic, business, political, social and humanitarian advancement for the development of Africa.
Among the recipients of the honourary Doctorate Degree Includes Adamawa state Governor Alh. Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri and the Senator Adamawa Central Hajiya Aishatu Dahiru (Binani) From Nigeria.