The Argungu Emirate in Kebbi State will, on Friday, November 5, 2021, confer the revered traditional title of Kabiyan Kabi (Commander of the Archers) on the Chief Whip of the Senate, Orji Uzor Kalu.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) senator and former Governor of Abia State was notified of the conferment in a letter from the Emir of Argungu, Alhaji Mohammed Mera.
Senate Majority Leader, Yahaya Abdullahi (APC, Kebbi North), in company of representatives of the monarch, presented the letter to Kalu in Abuja on Wednesday.
Reading the letter to Kalu on behalf of the Emirate council, Abdullahi added that the traditional event would be held during the yearly international fishing festival in Argungu.
The monarch, in another letter, formally invited Kalu to his 25th coronation and the wedding of his first daughter, Habiba, to the MD/CEO of Kaduna Electric, Abubakar.