BREAKING: ATLAST Ganduje removes Emir Sanusi, sets to announce new emir

The Kano State Government under the leadership of Governor Umar Ganduje has removed the 14th Emir of Kano over disrespect to the office of the governor and other government agencies.

Emir Muhammad Sanusi II was the 14th Emir of Kano before he was dethroned by the Kano State Government.

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, a former Nigerian Central Bank Governor ascended the throne in 2014 after the death of his granduncle Ado Bayero.

The dethronement was announced by an official of the Kano State Government on his twitter handle @dawisu.

The Government said a new Emir will be announced shortly.

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