It was a successive celebration for the monarch, whose daughter, Fulani Siddika Sanusi got married in December 2016.
The monarch posted some pictures on his Instagram on Sunday, January 8, 2017, showing him as he held the infant.
Some of the images displayed suggests that the emir's family had just had the child naming ceremony as he looked to have dressed up for an occasion.
Members of his family, including his daughter also looked dapper in their kingly attires.
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One of Sanusi's daughters, Fulani Siddika Sanusi, recently had her wedding on Friday, December 23, 2016.
It was a fancy traditional wedding that had in attendance, top dignitaries in government and the corporate sector.