By Abdullahi Alhassan, Kaduna
The Emir of Zazzau Ambassador Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli has charged the upcoming generation, to emulate the virtues of late Major General Abba Abdulkadir, popularly known as Abba, 3-3.
Ambassador Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli was speaking at a Book launch of the late Major General Abba 3-3 in Kaduna. He explained that the late general was an exemplary leader, that assisted the public and also tried his best as a Military officer towards ensuring unity and safety guiding the country during his lifetime.
“This is one of our heroes who worked tirelessly and ensured the unity of this country, we encourage writing books on the history of People like the late general, for the upcoming generation to know how our forefathers did in ensuring the unity of our country, which is commendable.”
In her remark, the Author of the book Hajiya Kilima Abba said, “This ceremony of book Presentation; is titled Abba 3-3 and family which I authored to commemorate our late father; General Abba Abdulkadir, popularly known as General Abba 3-3.
“I have authored several creative writings, but an innate urge keeps telling me to commit the history of our late father Into writing. That is what Informed the writing of this book.
The book is a completed testimony and information about the late General and other members of our immediate and extended family as well as the general public.
She also thanked dignitaries including General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, General Ali Gusau Emirs of Katsina, Zazzau and Kano, she also commanded the Chief Launcher, and her husband Alhaji, Kassimu Musa Bichi for their support and encouragement.
Hajiya Kilima further thanked and extended her gratitude to all members of the book Launching Committee for their support.