By AbdulSalam Muhammad.
KANO – Kano state House of Assembly Monday bowed to pressure from eminent Nigerians that includes the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, two former military Head of state, General Ibrahim Babangida, General Abdulsalami Abubakar, the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, Aliko Dangote, and Aminu Dantata and called off its probe of Kano monarch over Kano emirate finance.

In a letter from Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje to the legislatures sought suspension of the probe of emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II was read by the Speaker, Alhassan Rurum, before his colleagues.

Vanguard learned that in the letter, Mr Ganduje listed the names of the acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, party leaders, former heads of state Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar, Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar, Aliko Dangote, Aminu Dantata, among others as those who lobbied on behalf of the emir.

While Ganduje pleaded with the local MP’s to suspend the investigation, the governor however recognized their independence as an arm of government.

The Governor explained in the letter that following their peace meeting with the emir in Kaduna, the emir admitted all his mistakes and apologize to him.


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