In celebration of the annual international day of the Girl Child, Governor Abdullahi Ganduje made 14-year-old Atika Abubakar Yankaba take his place as Governor of Kano State for 20 minutes, Siggy reveals.
Atika, who is a junior secondary school 3 student, assumed office at 12pm and handed back to Governor Ganduje at 12:20pm.
The International Day of the Girl Child is an global observance day declared by the United Nations. It started on October 11, 2012.
An adorable photo of the teenager was shared on Instagram by @siggy.ng. In the photo, the young girl could be seen smiling as she sat on the governor’s seat.
Many internet users have dropped reactions to the now viral pictures all over social media.