Office of the first lady
Her Excellency, The First Lady of Kebbi State, Dr. Zainab Shinkafi Bagudu is one of the candidates shortlisted for the President-elect position (2022-2024) of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)- the worldwide umbrella body for cancer organizations.READ MORE
Overview of KEbbI
Kebbi State with a total population of 3,238,628 as per 2006 National census comprises of 21 Local Government Areas and 4 Emirates Councils each under a first class Emir. They are Gwandu, Argungu, Yauri and Zuru. Emir of Gwandu is the Chairman of Kebbi State Council of Chiefs.
Like all other State in the country, Kebbi State has diverse ethnic composition with the following as the major tribes; Hausas, Dakarkari (Lalna), Kambari, and Zabarmawa.
In terms of Cultural Festivals and Artifacts, the state is famous in the Argungu international Fishing and the Zuru annual Uhola Cultural Festivals. In addition, Kanta Museum Argungu, the tomb of Sheik Abdullahi Dan Fodio (Hubbare) at Gwandu; and Girmache Shrine at Zuru provide important tourist attraction sites.READ MORE
His Excellency Sen. Abubakar A. Bagudu
Abubakar Atiku Bagudu is the 8th Governor of Kebbi State, having assumed office on May 29, 2015. The Governor has a lifelong commitment to ...READ MORE
Boosting and modernizing agriculture in the state.
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