The Emir of Gusau in Zamfara, Alhaji Ibrahim Bello, has conferred a traditional title of “Sabbenen Gusau” to the Speaker of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Chief Edward Ubosi.
Ubosi, the Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Speakers’ Forum was turbaned with the new title by the emir at his palace in Gusau on Saturday.
He was in the state for the 2018 first quarter National Conference of the forum.
The emir said at the occasion on Saturday that the title was conferred on the speaker following his good and long existing relationship with the state.
“We confer him with this title considering his contributions to nation building, peace and unity of the country.
“Sabbenen” means great man and man with high level of maturity.
Ubosi thanked the emirate for the honour and assured them that he would continue to be good ambassador to Nigeria.