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Kano New Emirates: Court fixes Feb.27 for continuation of elders’ suit

Kano New Emirates: Court fixes Feb.27 for continuation of elders’ suit

A High Court in Kano on Monday fixed Feb. 27, for the continuation of hearing in an application filed by some Kano Elders, seeking for an order stopping the new law creating four First Class Emirates in Kano. The suit, filed by Alhaji Bashir Usman-Tofa and 19 others, is challenging the law that created the […]

Ganduje, Emir Sanusi unite as Osinbajo visits Kano

Ganduje, Emir Sanusi unite as Osinbajo visits Kano

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday brought Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano and the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II together when he visited the palace of the Emir. Prof. Osinbajo who was in Kano state on a one-day working visit was described by Governor Ganduje as a “son of the soil”. The Vice President […]

Emir Sanusi beats ultimatum, accepts request to head Council Chiefs

Emir Sanusi beats ultimatum, accepts request to head Council Chiefs

By Abdulmumin Murtala The Emir of Kano Muhammadu Sanusi II has accepted to head the Kano Council of Chiefs after an ultimatum issued him by the state government with threats of possible dethronement. The Emir of Kano, in a letter to the office of the Secretary to the state government, called the attention of the […]

Ganduje continues battle with Emir Sanusi

Ganduje continues battle with Emir Sanusi

•Orders district heads to shun Sallah Durbar KANO—Abdullahi Ganduje, Governor of Kano State, Sunday, ordered some district heads in the state not to attend Kano Durbar. A durbar is a festival that holds during eid el Kabir and eid el Fitri celebrations. It begins with prayers, followed by a parade of the emir and his […]