A group of elders led by General Abdulsalami Abubakar (GCFR) has constituted a reconciliation committee to wade into the rift between Governor Abdullahi Gandjue and the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II.
Naija News reports that Ganduje and Sanusi had been at loggerheads over the Emir’s refusal to support the governor for a second term.
In a statement signed by Adamu Fika (Wazirin Fika) the committee was tasked with bringing about, full reconciliation and effective resolution of the matter.
According to the press release, two-state Governors are also members of the committee, which include, Gov. Kayode Fayemi and Gov. Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State.
The statement disclosed that the committee was working with the full understanding and cooperation of the Federal Government and initial contact has been made with His Excellency, the Governor of Kano, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, as well as with His Highness, the Emir of Kano, Sarki Muhammadu Sanusi II.
”We call on everyone to hearken to the call of their principals.”
”May God Almighty continue to bless our country, grant us greater peace and prosperity, and may He bless, guide and protect our leaders. Amin,” the statement reads.
The Committee also has Alh. Adamu Fika, Wazirin Fika, CFR
Gen. Muhammadu Inuwa Wushishi, CFR, GCON
Alhaji Abdullahi Ibrahim, SAN
Dr Dalhatu Sarki Tafida, OFR, CFR
Dr Umaru Mutallab, CON
Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, CFR
Sheikh Sharif Ibrahim Saleh
Dr Adamu Fika – Secretary.