- Yagana Musa just became the first Kanuri woman to become a Major in the Nigerian army and she was recently decorated by Chief of Army Staff, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai.
Major Yagana Musa who achieved the great feat is reportedly from Gwio-kura town of Gashua LGA , Yobe state. @lifeinarewa in its tweet wrote; Meet First Kanuri Female Army Major Decorated In Abuja. Major Yagana Musa hails from Gwio-kura town of Gashua LGA , Yobe state. Major Yagana Musa the first Kanuri woman to rise to the position of a Major in the Nigerian Army. She is seen here being decorated by Gen Buratai.