Just Now: Kano governor signs law auctioning bristles emirates, may reinstate Sanusi

By Hammed Hammed From Ogun state

The Kano Accompaniment Governor, Abba Yusuf, has active the bill that repealed the Accompaniment Emirate Board Law 2019 that gave the accompaniment bristles emirate councils.

The accompaniment House of Assembly on Thursday anesthetized a bill for the dissolution of the four added emirates created by the actual accomplished administering of above governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the abatement of all bristles emirs.

The governor active the bill at the Government House on Thursday, the aforementioned day it was absolutely anesthetized by the accompaniment lawmakers.


Insiders told PRESS HUB that Mr Yusuf active the law afterwards accepting cafeteria with some Kano kingmakers and assembly led by the speaker, Jibrin Falgore, at the Government House.


The government’s spokesperson, Halilu Dantiye, or his deputy, Sanusi Bature, are accepted to abrupt reporters on the development soon.


Ironically, Mr Ganduje additionally active the law for the conception of the four emirates on 5 December 2019, which avalanche on Thursday, the aforementioned day Mr Yusuf assented to the bill auctioning the emirates.

The law, blue-blooded the Kano Accompaniment Emirates Board (Amendment No.2) Law, 2024, scrapped the bristles emirates arrangement and capital emirs in Gaya, Rano, Karaye and Bichi.

This has changed the accompaniment as the alone accompaniment with a distinct emirate council, abreast from Sokoto, which has alone the Sultan as the ascendant adjudicator above to all emirs in the caliphate.

The accompaniment House of Assembly had beforehand in the day accustomed and anesthetized the law afterward third account and application by the board of the accomplished during the sitting of the House presided over by the speaker, Mr Falgore.

The dissolution of the bristles emirates has generated altercation in the state, with associates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) actuality adjoin the move while their opponents in the New Nigeria People Party (NNPP) are in support.
Many believed the development was advised to reinstate the deposed Absolutist Lamido Sanusi.

The accompaniment government on 9 March 2020 dethroned Mr Sanusi on the area of insubordination, and he was replaced by Aminu Ado-Bayero, who was transferred from Bichi emirate to Kano.

The kingmakers who were apparent at the Government House on Thursday may baddest Mr Sanusi as the new emir.

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