Emir of Kano
Anambra: Time to tell these traditional rulers the truth - Part 2
He plotted a coup with the 13 Traditional Rulers. With money, he got them cheap. He got them to rebel against the Governor.
Kano Emir re-appoints kingmaker 17-years after he was removed
The Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado-Bayero, has re-appointed Alhaji Aminu Danagundi as the new Sarkin Dawaki Babba 17-years after he was removed as Sarkin Dawaki Maitutu.
Court squashes suspension of five Kano lawmakers
A Federal High Court sitting in Kano yesterday invalidated the suspension of five lawmakers by the House of Assembly. Justice Lewis Allagoa, who dismissed the allegation of misconduct and violation of house rules against the lawmakers, insisted that the action of the speaker, Abdulazeez Gafaza, was null and void. Although the judge did not grant…
Lessons from Kano and its royal rumble
Although so much has been said and written about the dethronement of the controversial erstwhile Emir of Kano, Muhammed Sanusi II, the simmering aftershocks
Ganduje challenges court’s jurisdiction over Sanusi’s alleged sale of emirate’s property
Kano State Governor Abdullahi Ganduje has filed a fresh application before Justice Lewis Allagoa of the Federal High Court sitting in Kano
Sanusi-Watch: Before we doze off again
We are on the march again looking for Mr. President even when we should be seeking ways to shoot the trouble our poor judgment created last time we recruited one.
Presidency says ‘Buhari tried to save Sanusi’, dismisses allegations of collusion
Contrary to allegations of collusion to remove former Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II from office, the presidency had intervened at many stages of the conflict to avoid escalation in the last two years.
Awe… Rustic town that hosted deposed Emir
Awe town in Awe Council of Nasarawa State, where former Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 11 stayed from the evening of Tuesday till late afternoon yesterday, is located at the extreme eastern part of the state
Muhammadu Sanusi II: An ‘Emir’ reigning in exile
When the ancient gate to the palace opened that fateful evening of Monday, March 9, 2020, the convoy of pickup vans, buses, and cars that drove out bore the somber looks reminiscent of a funeral procession.