Good morning, Nigeria, welcome to Naija News roundup of Kano state news headlines for today Monday, May 20th, 2019.
Below is a roundup of top stories emanating from Kano state, northern Nigeria.
Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has directed the Emir of Rano to sanction the district head of Bebeji, Alhaji Haruna Sanusi, over his purported resignation. He gave the directive during a condolence visit on Sunday to the Emir of Rano, following the death of the wife of Justice Wada Rano, Hajiya Khadija Wada Rano.
The Commissioner for Information in Kano State, Mohammed Garba, has explained why Governor Abdullahi Ganduje fell apart with the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II. He also explained the vision that informed the creation of additional emirate councils in the state in an interview with Sun.
The saga of the creation of four new emirates in Kano state will not be forgotten in a long time as it ushers with it a significant level of change in the administration of the state and its tribes.
Who Pioneered The Idea Of Four Emirates?
Naija News learned that The move for the creation of the new Emirates was kickstarted by a group called West African Institute for Legal Aide (WAILA), which petitioned the Kano State House of Assembly through its solicitor Malam Ibrahim Salisu Chambers, requesting the creation of four new Emirates.
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