ABDULKADIR, (Alh) Haruna

Born 1909



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Provincial School Kano, 1923-27

Emir of Hadejia

Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (CBE) 1963, and Commander of the Order of the Federal Republic (CFR) 1964 ; Coronation Medal and the Medal for African Chiefs, 1956;

Member of the former Regional Joint Council and of the former Northern House of Chiefs

farming, horse riding

Took the title of Ciroma of Hadejia at the age of 12 and in 1921 was posted to Guri District; moved to Kaffin Hausa District, 1950 – was installed as Emir of Hadejia after the death of Usman, the Emir; attended a course in Local Government specially arranged for Northern Chiefs in Kaduna; widely travelled in Africa and abroad — went on pilgrimage to Mecca twice in 1952 and 1971, respectively, visited London, 1970;

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