A Kano-based business mogul, Alhaji Idris Fadile has agreed to chair the 2022 Iyara Day Festival, a celebration of the rich cultural heritage of the Iyara people of Kogi state.
This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Director Media and Publicity for 2022 Iyara Day, Adebayo Emmanuel Korede.
According to the statement, the epoch making event is scheduled to hold on October 29, 2022 at Iyara Civic Centre, Ijumu Local Government Area of Kogi State.
Born to the famous Fadile Dynasty in Kabba, Kabba-Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State, Alhaji Fadile, popularly known as “Aloma”, started his early education at Saint Andrew Primary School, Kabba.
As a goal-getter, he proceeded to Saint Augustine College Kabba for his secondary education where he came out in flying colours.
Not giving up on his dream of acquiring the prerequisite education, Alhaji Fadile went to the great Bayero University, Kano, where he obtained a Bachelor degree in Political Science.
He did his mandatory National Youth Service Corps Programme in Ilorin, Kwara State and went back to Bayero University for his Masters degree in Political Economy.
His working experience include; Manager Olam Nigeria Limited, and Chief Executive Officer of De Sweden Ventures.
Also, Alhaji Fadile is the Chief Executive Officer of De Sweden Foundation, a Non Governmental Organization that has worked diligently for the emancipation of youths and women.
His love for Community Development made him to accept to Chair the Iyara Day festival which is aimed at gathering resources for community development.