List of 16 illustrious personalities turbaned by Katsina Emir and their traditional titles
Last week on exactly 31st of March, 2018 His Royal Highness, the Emir of Katsina Alhaji Abdulmuminu Kabir Usman has turbaned sixteen (16) illustrious sons of Katsina State with different traditional titles at his palace.
Among the awardees was the Speaker of the state house of assembly, Abubakar Kusada who was turbaned as Garkuwan Katsina, the Member representing Katsina Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Sani Danlami as Garkuwan Arewan Katsina.
Danlami attended Hassan Katsina Polytechnic and earned a National Diploma in Public Administration.
In February 2012, he was appointed as Administrative Secretary of the Defunct Congressof Progressive Change (CPC) after the 2011 General Election, a position he held at the All Progressives Congress.
Also, the immediate past Deputy Governor, Abdullahi Faskari was turbaned Dan-Yabanin Katsina and a former Director-General, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) General Maharazu Tsiga (rtd) as Barden Kudun Katsina.
Also honoured were Provost, Federal College of Education (FCE), Katsina, Dr Aliyu Funtua, WakilanMalamam Katsina, Dahiru Bagiwa, Barden Gabas Katsina, Sada Ruma, Dan Wairen Katsina, Murtala Safana, Barde Kerarriya Katsina, Shehu Muhammad, Dan-Galadiman Alhazan Katsina, Abubakar Agawa, Maharin Katsina, Ibrahim Stores , Dan Garkuwan Katsina and Isah Abdulmumini, Falakin Katsina.
The District Heads turbaned were Magajin MalamKastina and Hakimin Dan Musa, Alhaji Dadda’u Muazu and Dan Isan Katsina and Hakimin Rimaye, Alhaji Yusuf Yakubu.
The Village heads were Magaji Kwari Karkarku, Haruna Abubakar, Gunudmar Yandoma and Magajin Garin Yan Tumaki, Mallam Suleman Dangi Yantumaki in Gundumar Yantumaki.