The former emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido has been in the headlines repeatedly for quite for
number of hours.
He was dethroned as the Emir of Kano barely 24 hours ago by the state government of
Sanusi Lamido his seen walk past a big library of books with poses that perhaps the man
is too intelligent for the kind of position, that is, being an Emir of Kano.
Many people believed the dethronement is a kind of blessing in disguise for the outspoken
man or maybe he’s paying his dues.
Sanusi was now for been outspoken about modern day slavery, almajiris, number of
children to be given birth to, corruption among the northern leaders and all sort of
In a video, the was came out boldly to see his people for the last time in a regalia of an
Emir. It was emotion for some individual while some were seen shouting and chanting as if
they never wanted him as Emir.
Sanusi Lamido achievement as Emir of Kano ( 2014 – 2020)
Sanusi Lamido is quite the best Emir the Kano empire has ever had as said by one of the
people living in Kano state while someone opined that history just repeated itself as his
father dethroned like more than 50 years ago by a state government.
Sanusi Lamido hasn’t openly address this issue of dethronement with any media agency or
station as it seems it is not an issue that is bothering the man, former Central Bank of
Many people suggested he should not have been questioning the actions of the state
government, an Institution that pays his arrears and salaries rather but to play in the game
The law has injured the tradition which was the fault of the colonists which came like 50
years back. The law and order needs to be reviewed and changed.
Here is the video