• Sanusi expresses readiness to face probe of tenure as CBN Governor

    Sanusi expresses readiness to face probe of tenure as CBN Governor

    A former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, now the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, says he is ready to face investigations into his tenure at the top bank.

    Sanusi spoke in response to a call by Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to investigate alleged “diversion” of public funds by the CBN, under Sanusi. The senior advocate also called for the probe of Sanusi’s predecessor, Charles Soludo.

    Responding on Saturday evening, […]

  • Court orders Emir Kano, Sanusi II to stop demolishing buildings near his Palace until…

    Court orders Emir Kano, Sanusi II to stop demolishing buildings near his Palace until…

    Report gathered that a High Court sitting Kano on Friday asked the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, not to demolish or attempt to demolish any building or other structures within the Kano Emir’s palace pending the hearing and determination of a motion on notice.

    The Presiding Judge, Justice A.T. Badamasi, also stopped the Emir and the Emirate Council from evicting those living inside the palace known as Gidan Rumfa until the determination of the substantive application brought against him […]

  • BREAKING: Emir Kano, Sanusi dethrones his predecessor eldest son, Ado Bayero of his Ciroma title.

    BREAKING: Emir Kano, Sanusi dethrones his predecessor eldest son, Ado Bayero of his Ciroma title.

    Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, has removed the eldest son of the former Emir, Lamido Bayero, as the Ciroman Kano.

    The Ciroman Kano was accused of being disloyal to the Emir by abandoning his duties in the Kano Emirate.

    Lamido Bayero contested against Sanusi for the throne of Emir of Kano following the passing of the former’s father, Emir Ado Bayero.

    He is believed to be aggrieved over the loss, a situation that has seen him show less interest in activities of […]

  • Kano Explosion: Emir of Kano & Governor Kwankwaso plan to visit affected section

    Kano Explosion: Emir of Kano & Governor Kwankwaso plan to visit affected section

     

    The Chairman of Kantin Kwari Market Traders Association, Kano, Alhaji Liti Kulkul, made the denial in an interview at Kano today, Thursday that speculations about Kano Market being closed were totally untrue as the market would opened for usual business activities.

    ‘’The market is not closed. Only the affected section of the market was closed by security agents to enable them carry out investigations” He said

    ‘’More so, the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II and Gov. Rabi’u Kwankwaso are expected to […]