Haliru Ibrahim Bologi Umaru Chatta (1 September 1958 – 19 March 2019) was a Nigerian first class traditional ruler of the Patigi Emirate as Etsu Patigi from 1999 to 2001.[1][2]

Ibrahim Umaru Chatta
Etsu Patigi
Reign1999- 2019
CoronationOctober 1999
PredecessorEtsu Idirisu Gana II
SuccessorEtsu Umar Bologi II
Born(1958-09-01)1 September 1958
Pategi, Kwara State
Died19 March 2019(2019-03-19) (aged 60)
Haliru Ibrahim Chatta
ReligionSunni Islam
Occupationtraditional ruler

He was turbaned as the Etsu Patigi since 1999 spending twenty years on the throne. He succeeded Etsu Idirisu Gana, who had ruled from 1966 to 1996.[3][4] Chatta was succeeded by his son Eu Umaru Bologi II.[5][6]

Education Edit

He attended the Government Secondary School, Illorin from 1969 to 1972.[7]

Turbaning Edit

After he was turbaned as the Etsu Patigi in 1999, he became the vice-chairman of the Kwara State Traditional Council.[8]

Chatta died after a brief illness at Abuja general hospital.[9][10]

Families Edit

The monarch was survived by five wives with thirty children.

Notes Edit

  1. ^ "Kwara monarch Etsu Patigi dies at 65". Latest Nigeria News, Nigerian Newspapers, Politics. 2019-03-20. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  2. ^ "Etsu Patigi dies at 61". National Pilot Newspaper. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  3. ^ "Kwara Monarch, Etsu Patigi Dies After 20 Years On The Throne… Saraki, Gov. Ahmed, Governor-elect, Others Mourn – Orient Mags". Retrieved 2020-08-28.[permanent dead link]
  4. ^ "Alhaji Ibrahim Chatta: Exit of a Monarch with a Sense of Obligation". Business Post Nigeria. 2019-03-21. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  5. ^ "Smooth transition as new Etsu Patigi is turbaned". Daily Trust Nigeria. 25 March 2019. Retrieved 28 August 2020.
  6. ^ "Customs officer Umar Bologi appointed as new Etsu of Patigi". Punch Newspapers. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  7. ^ "Olumubof Omu Aran mourns school mate Etsu Patigi". High profile.com.ng. 19 February 2019. Retrieved 28 August 2020.
  8. ^ "Buhari eulogises late Emir of Patigi". P.M. News. 2019-03-23. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  9. ^ "Emir of Patigi is dead". P.M. News. 2019-03-20. Retrieved 2020-08-28.
  10. ^ "APC chieftain mourns Etsu Patigi". P.M. News. 2019-03-20. Retrieved 2020-08-28.