The Emir of Bauchi, Rilwan Sulaiman Adamu, is seen in a now-viral video chanting “Jesus is coming soon” at his palace, which has sparked outrage on social media.
Despite being a Muslim, the monarch led a group of Christians who came to his palace during the Yuletide season to praise and worship him.
The traditional ruler who sat on his throne sang, “Whether you like it or not, Jesus is coming soon,” as seen in the video clip obtained today.
The monarch could be seen jumping and praising God alongside the happy Christians present in the palace.
Take a look at the following video:
However, the development sparked reactions on social media, with users expressing a variety of viewpoints.
In related news, the Emir of Daura, Faruk Umar Faruk, is said to have paid a dowry of N1million to marry a 20-year-old bride.
On Saturday, December 12, the 90-year-old Emir married Aisha Iro Maikano, daughter of Fagacin Katsina, Iro Maikano, in a low-key ceremony.
The bride’s family was said to have received a dowry payment of one million naira from the monarch.
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The monarch has married at least four wives in the last six years, according to sources.
At the wedding fatiha, the groom was represented by Musa Umar, the Magajin Garin Daura.
According to sources, the Emir recently divorced all four of his wives and chose a new set of wives.