Breaking News

BREAKING: Kebbi Fisherman Rewarded with Car Gift for Capturing Hippopotamus

According to a report by PUNCH, a fisherman from Gungun-Sakaci village in Kebbi State, Alhaji Kasabo Gungun-Sakaci, has been honored for catching a live hippopotamus during a traditional festival.

The Emir of Yauri, Dr. Muhammad Zayyanu-Abdullahi, presented the hippopotamus to Governor Nasir Idris of Kebbi State during the ‘Yauri Annual Rigata and Cultural Festival 2024’.

PAY ATTENTION:  (BREAKING) Kogi Gov’ship: ‘I am Still in the Race’, Idoko Ilona Debunks False Media Reports

Impressed by Gungun-Sakaci’s courage, Bello Ka’oje, the member representing Suru/Bagudo Federal Constituency, generously gifted the fisherman with a brand new car.

The emir suggested that the hippopotamus could be taken to a museum for upkeep, serving as a recreational attraction for important visitors to the state.

PAY ATTENTION:  JUST IN: Akeredolu To Return To Germany For Continuation Of Medical Treatment

Governor Idris expressed gratitude for the gift and praised the emir for fostering unity among the people through the cultural festival.

He pledged his administration’s commitment to partnering with the emirate to further promote the Rigata cultural festival, with plans to celebrate next year’s festival in a permanent site.

PAY ATTENTION:  'It's a promise' - Expect stronger Naira as FG moves to crash Dollar with $10bn inflows in few weeks

The governor also highlighted ongoing infrastructure projects, including road construction initiatives aimed at enhancing the state’s development.

Related posts

BREAKING: Nasarawa governorship election: Sule wins appeal, joins Uba Sani, Otu, Mbah, Alia, Sanwo-Olu for Supreme Court battle


BREAKING: Keyamo Reacts To Herbert Wigwe’s Death, Reveals That He Left His Office To Travel Out Of The Country


BREAKING NEWS: : Tinubu, Change Gear On Subsidy Right Away, Fubara Mourns Wigwe, 5 Others


Fleeing Anambra company boss arrested in Abuja — Police


When Death Refused To Strike: Amazing Story Of How New EFCC Chairman Escaped The Bellview Air Crash Of 2005


BREAKING: Federal Government to disburse ₦75 billion loans to MSMEs in January, 2024


We Might Wake Up One Morning And Discover That Senate Has Sold Our Destinies


ALLEGED N2.2BN OIL SUBSIDY FRAUD: Court Admits More Evidence Against Mamman Ali, One Other In Lagos.


Poison Debunked, New Reason Given For Minister’s Hospitalisation – Lifestyle Nigeria