GANDUJE BEGINS PLOT TO REMOVE EMIR SANUSI

Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, governor of Kano state, has relaunched moves to remove Muhammad Sanusi II as the emir of Kano, TheCable report. On Monday, the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-corruption Commission reopened investigation into the expenditure of the state emirate council under Sanusi II. Also at Monday’s plenary of the house of assembly, Kabiru Alhassan Rurum, the speaker, read a letter from one Ibrahim Salisu and others, seeking the creation of new Kano emirates in Karaye, Bichi, Rano and Gaya. “The governor is determined to remove the emir, and…

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MTN APPOINTS EMIR OF KANO AS DIRECTOR

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II (file photo) Nigeria’s telecoms giant, MTN has appointed a former Central Bank governor and current Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi as a Non-Executive Director effective July 1, 2019. The appointment of the Emir is part of a board room shake-up at Africa’s biggest wireless carrier, which will also see the on-boarding of South Africa’s former deputy finance minister Mcebisi Jonas as a new group chairman. In Nigeria, the appointment of the vocal former CBN chief Sanusi comes as MTN prepares to list its local…

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EMIR OF KANO REVEALS THOSE WORKING AGAINST RESTRUCTURING

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, says political elites have manipulated restructuring for their selfish interest. Sanusi II, represented by Dr Bashir Umar of the Ado Bayero University, Kano, said this on Friday at the 9th Triennial National Conference of Ansar-Ud-Deen Society of Nigeria in Abuja. The theme of the conference is “Justice, Equity and Peaceful Coexistence: Ideas and Reality in a Multi-Religious Nation.“ According to him, the manipulation of fault lines by elites has been the source of communal violence and insecurity in the society. He said…

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SEE WHAT EMIR OF KANO DID FOR GANDUJE AFTER RE-ELECTION

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Saturday organised a special prayer session at the Kano Central Mosque for the Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje administration as he is about to enter into his second term in office. The session was attended by District Heads, Chief Imam of Kano, scholars, members of the State Executive Council, Special Advisers among others. Ganduje of the All Progressives Congress (APC) defeated Abba Kabir Yusuf of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). In a statement signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Malam…

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GANDUJE ORDERS REPLACEMENT OF DESTROYED EMIR’S PORTRAIT

The Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has ordered the immediate replacement of the destroyed portrait of the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, at the Kano State Government House. It was gathered that Sanusi supported the Peoples Democratic Party governorship candidate, Kabir Abba Yusuf, during the just concluded supplementary election in Kano. Read More at: https://www.thenewsbook.net/ganduje-orders-immediate-replacement-of-destroyed-emir-sanusis-portrait

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I HAVE RESOLVED TO AVOID CONTROVERSIES- EMIR SANUSI

Nike Popoola The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he has decided to avoid controversies after 2019 elections in the country. Sanusi said this during a dinner organised to celebrate the 125th anniversary of First Bank of Nigeria Limited in Lagos on Tuesday night. “My new post election resolution is to avoid controversies – economics, politics,” he said. He said it was relevant for the government to have good plans for the country, adding that such would help to eradicate poverty. “My prayer is that with these elections, the…

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