Another Emir of Kano installed after Sanusi was dethroned

The Kano State Government has announced the appointment of  the former Emir of Kano’s

son, Aminu Bayero as the new Emir of Kano empire.

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The Ganduje led administration made this known through a press release by the secretary

to the state government.

The political icon turned emir, Mr Bayero, who is the son of late Emir Ado Bayero, was until

his appointment the emir of Bichi, one of the controversial new emirates created by

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje in Kano state.

The appointment comes a few hours after the dethronement of the Kano emir who was also

the former Central Bank of Nigeria governor, Muhammadu Sanusi.

The secretary to the government of the state who announced the dethronement of Sanusi

Usman Alhaji, also made the announcement accompanied by the four Kano Emirate

kingmakers at the Kano Government House Monday afternoon as the new Emir of Kano is


The decision was made during an emergency meeting that the governor of Kano state and

other stake holders in the state were in attendance.

It was handled so swiftly and without wasting much time and energy in choosing a new

Emir of Ancient Kano although many list were brought to the table of the governor.

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