In 1841, he founded Yola, where he died in 1848. Its eastern border forms the national eastern border with Cameroon.[4]. His son Muhammadu Aliyu Bakindo Mustapha succeeded him on March 18, 2010. 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Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. The Lamido of Adamawa, HRH Dr Mustapha Aliyu Barkindo during a campaign visit of the All Progressives Congress (APC) at his palace in Yola said President Muhammadu Buhari needs more time to finish the good work he has started in the country. The gubernatorial candidate of the African Democratic Congress (ADC), Sen. Abdul-Azeez Nyako, has said he had no plan to dethrone the Lamido of Adamawa… Abubakar, in a statement issued by his Media Adviser, Paul Ibe, on Friday in Abuja said he was delighted that the Lamidos astute leadership had guaranteed peaceful togetherness for the people of the […] Lamido Zubairu's reign in the early years was burdened with the numerous problems of the failures of the past. The Church of the Brethren in Nigeria (EYN church) was founded in Garkida Gombi Local Government of the state in March 1923 by American missionaries. The late Lamido was given a post-humous award for his contribution to peace and nation-building during his time. 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According to some estimates, by the late 19th century, slaves constituted a… He tweeted, “Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un It is with a heavy heart that I announce the passing away of my beloved mother-in-law and wife of the late Lamido Aliyu Musdafa, Hajiya Khadija Aliyu Musdafa. Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Muhammadu Barkindo, on the occasion of his 10th anniversary The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Atiku, who holds the title of Waziri of Adamawa, is the second in command in the Fombina Kingdom. Ameen.”. The delegation of seven persons was led by the Senate Leader, Senator Aliyu Ndume, in company of Senator Binta Garba and Senator Abdulazeez Nyako from Adamawa State among four others. [1] It is the home of the American University of Nigeria in Yola, Modibbo Adama University of Technology Yola, Adamawa State Polytechnic, Yola and Adamawa State college of Nursing and Midwifery. The name "Adamawa" came from the founder of the kingdom, Modibo Adama, a regional leader of the Fulani Jihad organized by Usman dan Fodio of Sokoto in 1804. [7], On 21–22 February 2020, Boko Haram terrorists launched an attack on homes and churches in Garkida, killing three soldiers and wounding civilians.[9]. The rulers bear the title of emir ("lamido" in the local language, Fulfulde). Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has congratulated the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo, on the occasion of his 10th anniversary on the throne. Son of the rivers engage in list of lamido of adamawa while the Fulanis are cattle rearers Gombi, Mubi Yola... Son Muhammadu Aliyu Bakindo Mustapha was on the throne for 59 years before he died on Monday and the Vice-President... 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