On Saturday ,19th August, 2017, all roads led to the Dass Emirate in Bauchi state for the turbaning ceremony of Ugwumba Uche Nwosu as the Dan Zaki of Dass Emirate. The ceremony was performed by the Emir of Dass,Alhaji Usman Bilyaminu Othman.
Following the turbaning ceremony, Nwosu was provided with a horse and sword by the Emir. Accompanied by the Garkuwa Dansakin,Dass and Waziri Dansaki Dass, he proceeded around the Emirate to inspect boundaries in line with the tradition.
A first class Emir, Alhaji Usman Bilyamiu Othman ascended the throne as the 8th Emir of Dass in 2009 after the demise of his father. He is noted as one of the most influential Emirs in the North.