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You need not be shocked," said the king; "this is one of my emirs who asks your hand in marriage.
Princess Badoura, delighted to see him looking himself once more, turned to the other emirs, saying:
Let Our Excellency turn out the creatures of the Emirs who stole our land in the days of the Oppression.
It is written that every man who received such a beating from the Father of Waterwheels who slow the Emirs, should instantly begin a lawsuit, because the title to his land is not valid.
The Bauchi State governor, Muhammad Abdullahi Abubakar, approved the appointment of Umar, while the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Muhammad Nadada Umar, conveyed the governor's approval to the Emir and members of the Katagum Emirate Council, on Friday.
The Emir of Qatar visited Oman to condole the death of H H Sayyid Turki bin Mahmoud al Said.
At the outset of the meeting, HE Kuwaiti Deputy Prime Minister conveyed to HH the Emir the greetings and best wishes of the HH Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Jabir Al Sabah and his wishes of further progress and prosperity to Qatari people.
The purchase took place during a visit by the Qatari emir to Turkey two weeks ago, Vatan newspaper said.
The Emir of the State of Qatar who arrived yesterday morning was welcomed by Foreign Affairs Minister Mangala Samaraweera,, Minister in attendance Kabir Hashim and Aviation Services Minister Reginald Cooray.
The Emir of Qatar was presented a 21gun salute on his arrival at the Noor Khan Airbase in Islamabad.
Nigeria's ousted central bank governor, Lamido Sanusi, has been named Emir of Kano on Sunday.
According to an EMIR survey of over 130 senior exec utives about the policies that gear up Emiratisation in the private sector, 23 per cent of respondents would prefer to see the government offer training incentives while only six per cent want wage subsidies.