The Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva was yesterday 22nd December; 2022, in Daura, Katsina State turbaned as “SARKIN KUDUN HAUSA” by the Emir of Daura, Dr. Umar Farouk Umar, CON.

Palace of the Emir of Daura, in Daura Emirate Council of Katsina State where the Honourable Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, H.E. Timipre Sylva was turbaned as SARKIN KUDUN HAUSA.
Arrival and welcoming of the Minister for the turbaning by the Palace Officials.
The Minister “Sarkin Kudun Hausa” with his Staff of Office.
The representative of Permanent Secretary MPR, and Director Upstream Dept. Engr. Kamoru Busari granting interview to the Correspondents from the Emirate Council.
Emir of Daura, Alh. (Dr.) Umar Farouk Umar, CON who performed the turbaning ceremony.
Directors in MPR and other eminent Nigerians graced the turbaning ceremony.
Musa Sa’eed Talle Dir PRS, Director Midstream
The Sarkin Kudun Hausa on a Horse ride round the Palace and acknowledging cheers from his admirers.
The Minister was turbaned alongside Hon. Minister of Sports and Youth Development Sunday Akinlabi Dare(r) as SARKIN WASSANNIN HAUSA.

Chief Sylva was turbaned in appreciation of his contributions and achievements to the development of Nigeria especially in the Oil and Gas Sector and Daura Emirate Council.

The title “Sarkin Kudun Hausa” that was bestowed on Chief Sylva means “Emir of Southern Hausa”.