Following the installation of a new King for the Lunguda Kingdom, Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has directed the Secretary to the State Government to start the process of conferring staff of office on the new Kwandi Nungurya before the end of the year.

The Governor gave the directive when he granted audience to the new Kwandi Nungurya Kurhaye Dishon Dansanda and leaders of the kingdom who paid him a thank you visit at the Conference Hall Government House, Yola.

He disclosed that the present administration under his leadership provided a level playing ground towards the selection of the new Kwandi Nungurya which he said was done according to the customs and tradition of the Lunguda people. 

He then reiterated his administration’s commitment to do its best to ensure welfare of the people of Adamawa state by providing dividends of democracy to the citizenry. 

Furthermore, he congratulated the people of Lunguda Kingdom for having a new King who will care of the traditional institute. 

Speaking earlier, the new Kwandi Nungurya Kurhaye Dishon Dansanda on behalf of the Lunguda community appreciated the Governor for abiding by their customs and traditions in the selection process of a new Kwandi Nungurya following the demise of the previous Kwandi Nungurya. 

The royal father eulogised the giants strides achieved by the present administration in terms of infrastructure, education and security. 

He finally pledged absolute loyalty and support of the Lunguda Traditional Council and the whole Lunguda community to the Fintiri led administration for the benefit of the area and the state in general.

Until His emergence, Kwandi Kuruhaye Dishon Dansanda, was a Senior Executive Officer with the National Commission for Museums and Monuments.

The newly appointed First Class Royal father who is 45 years of age was born on the 22th October 1974.

His appointment was as a result of a traditional selection process by the Lunguda Kingmakers after the demise of HRH Afred Kimde.