Jagaban Matan Zazzau : A Virtuous Mother With Open Heart – Brother, Ahmed Tijjani Maikawari
By Abubakar Sadeeq
Ahmed Tijjani Maikawari is a younger brother to the Jagaban Matan Zazzau and had lived with her for quite a long time during his tender age. He described her as humble, generous and highly religious person, that earned her the prestigious position of Amira of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
Maikawari said she embraces all people irrespective of religion, tribal or ethnic affliatiion and carry them along.
“If I and you could drive to her house right now, you could be suprise to see in her house the number of people who came from different places and background seecking for one thing or the other and if you ask Amira she will tell you she doesnt know most of them.
“They all came with different complaints and request largely financial, and which will surely be met by Amira without any recourse.” He said. Maikawari noted her passion and love for the poor, the needy and the vulnerables, stressing that such gesture is her daily routine.
He pointed out that the New Jagaba is a humble mother to the motherless who gives care,love and affection to all.
As a sibbling, Ahmed Maikawari while conveying deepest appreciation to the new Emir, Amb Mall. Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli also prayed for repose of the soul of the late Emir,Dr.Shehu Idris for considering his sister worthy for the royal title.
He prayed to Almighty Allah to continue to guide and guard her to enable her discharge her responsibility delligently and appeled to the entire people of the Emirate to rally round and support her.