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March 21, 2018 2:34 PM Fake Emir of Kano lands in prison

A Kano Senior Magistrates’ Court in Kano has remanded a 20-year-old student, Sultan Bello, in prison custody for impersonating the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II. The accused, a resident of at Ja’oji New Court Road Quarters, Kano, is facing a three-count charge of impersonation, cheating and defamation of character. The Senior Magistrate, Hassan 15

March 18, 2018 11:25 AM I was the best CBN governor – Emir Sanusi

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, has stated that he was the best governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. Speaking in an interview with Financial Times, the monarch said he has earned his stars in every competitive environment. Sanusi, who was appointed CBN governor in June 2009 for a five-year term, said “I spent my life as a successful 16

March 16, 2018 5:53 AM Emir Sanusi prevented from visiting Cyprus

The Emir of Kano and former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Muhammadu Sanusi II has been barred by Nigerian Ambassador to Turkey, Amb. Ilyasu Audu Paragalda from entering Turkish Repulblic of Northern Cyprus. This was following the Emir’s planned visit to give a lecture at the Eastern Mediterranean University, Cyprus on the 15th of March 20

March 4, 2018 10:45 AM PHOTONEWS: Buhari, Tinubu, Saraki, Aregbesola Attend Ajimobi’s Son Wedding In Kano

President Muhammadu Buhari alongside the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Governor Rauf Aregbesola on Saturday alongside 20 other APC governors attended the wedding fathia of Fateemah Ganduje, daughter of Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje and Idris Ajimobi, son of Oyo State 26

February 14, 2018 7:57 AM Emir Sanusi speaks on slashing of Senators, Rep members’ salaries

The Emir of Kano, Malam Muhammad Sanusi II, has denied reportedly calling for the slashing of salaries of members of the National Assembly. The former Central Bank Governor, who insisted that such statement was not from him, noted that he was indoors on Sunday when he was reported to have made such declaration. Addressing reporters through his Chief 15

February 12, 2018 2:06 PM Nigerian Senator receives N36 million monthly, yet Nigerians are jobless – Emir Sanusi

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to reduce the monthly salaries of the National Assembly members and ministers. The Emir also lamented that military personnel defending the country are earning meagre salaries while lawmakers and ministers earn a lot. Sanusi gave the charge through a statement addressed to President 19

January 9, 2018 12:48 AM The Sun award, a worthy honour – Emir Sanusi, Courage in Leadership winner

Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi 11, has described The Sun Courage in Leadership Award 2017, which he won, as a worthy honour. Sanusi will be honoured on February 24, 2018 along 21 other outstanding Nigerians at the prestigious The Sun Awards holding at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. Speaking yesterday in Kano, when a management 18

December 6, 2017 5:17 PM Buhari sets 500 prison inmates free in Kano

President Muhammadu Buhari, has pardoned 500 inmates of the Kurmawa Central Prisons in Kano. Buhari’s action is said to be part of Federal Government’s efforts at decongesting prisons across the country. The President, who is currently on a two-day working visit in Kano State, arrived the Kurmawa Central Prisons in company of the state Governor, Abdullahi 35

December 6, 2017 2:05 PM Buhari visits Emir Sanusi, says ‘reception I got in Kano overwhelming’

President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday described the reception accorded him by residents of Kano as, “overwhelming.” Buhari’s remark was disclosed by his Personal Assistant on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, via his Twitter handle. Ahmad quoted Buhari as saying, “Though I haven’t expected anything less, I was overwhelmed by the reception I received from Kano people 40

October 26, 2017 12:52 AM Sanusi calls for debate on restructuring

Emir of Kano and a former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Lamido Sanusi, on Wednesday said there was a need for immediate dialogue on the clamoured restructuring of the country, saying “we cannot continue to live in denial of the need for restructuring.” According to Sanusi, a situation where between 80 and 90 per cent of the country’s revenue is used for the payment 28