Emir Of kano
The Kano State Government has announced the dethronement of the Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi and announced Ado Bayero as the new Emir of Kano. The government said Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was removed because of insubordination to the government of Kano and its people.
With the lingering leadership crisis in Kano State between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the Emir of Kano Mohammad Sanusi ll, that has threatened the peace and security of the state for some time now, a group of elders, under the chairmanship of General Abdulsalami Abubakar, GCFR has been constituted to wade into the crisis, with a view to bringing about, full reconciliation and effective resolution of the matter.
Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has accused the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II of misappropriating over Four Billion naira. Here are some of the alleged financial malfeasance leveled against the former Central Bank of Nigeria Governor.
Emir of Kano and Former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi says improved transparency and how governments prioritise national revenues can go a long way to free up funds to drive industrialisation on the continent.