Today, Amper-Dengi road was busier than usual as vehicles carrying very important personalities found their way to Kanam LGA to honor a friend, brother, mentor and colleague.
All categories of people including those from the Academia, Politicians and Philanthropists trooped into Pishye Community of Kanam LGA of Plateau State, venue of the Investiture of the prestigious title of “Garkuwan Baghinto” on Mr Ephraim Usman.
Unlike the common norm where mostly politicians are given such titles, Mr Ephraim Usman, a youmg gentleman, haven distinguished himself among his peers over the years in dedicated service found himself be in honoured by his people. The Traditional ruler of the community Pangkwal Baghinto HRH Isa Agunu personally conferred the title during the official turban in of Mr Ephraim Usman in the presence of respected Traditional Rulers and title holders from across the Bogghom Nation. The event was witnessed by the High and Mighty include but not limited to the following;
Hon Wokdung Abbas, Kanam LGA Chairman, Alh (Dr) Dayabbu Yusuf Garga, Honorable Commissioner for Physical Planning & Urban Development, Hon Yusuf Gagdi Reps Member for Pankshin/Kanke/Kanam, Prof Sebastian Seddi Maimako, Vice Chancellor University of Jos, Engr Silas Buba, Executive Director FERMA, Hon Ayuba Burki Gwafan, Hon Joshua Ubandoma Laven, Langtang North LG Chairman any many others.
Many who had the opportunity described Mr Ephraim Usman as gentle and hardworking, one deserved to be celebrated.