There are reports reaching us that Kano State government has on Monday, dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II.
The dethronement of the Emir followed the State Council executive meeting presided over by the Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
Before the dethronement, there was crisis in the Kano State House of Assembly on Monday over the issue.
As of the time of filing this report, security had been beefed up at the House of Assembly complex.
Ifeknows.com learned that the fight broke out during a debate on the report of the Chairman of Kano State Public Complaints and Ant-Corruption Commission.
See the press release below;
- BREAKING: Dethroned Emir Sanusi heads to court
- Emir Sanusi bows, accepts to become Kano State head of Council of Chiefs
- Just In: Dethroned Sanusi arrested, Banished to Nassarawa State.