Former CBN Gov. Sanusi Lamido Sanusi Now New Emir of Kano

Emir-Lamido-Sanusi-SEPTIN911.jpg

The immediate past Governor of Nigeria’s Central Bank, Lamido Sanusi has been named as the new emir of the powerful Kano emirate to succeed late Ado Bayero.

Mr. Sanusi’s appointment was announced on Sunday by the Governor of Kano state, Rabiu Kwankwaso in an address in his office. The announcement followed the recommendation of the four members of the Kingmaker council who nominated the new emir to the governor.

The four kingmakers who nominated Mr. Sanusi include the Makaman Kano, Sarki Ibrahim, the Sarki Bai, Alhaji Adnana, the Sarki Dawaki Mai Tuta, Bello Abubakar, and the Madakin Kano Yusuf Na Buhari.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s