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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 6, 2018 8:13 PM Buhari appoints Rector for Auchi Polytechnic

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr Momodu Sanusi Jimah, as the substantive Rector of Auchi Polytechnic, in Edo state. A statement by Mustapha Oshoibugie, the Chief Public Relations Officer of the institution in Benin on Tuesday said that the appointment takes effect from February 23 and for a period of four years. Jimah, until 24

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

March 1, 2018 1:15 PM Falana supports Obasanjo’s third force coalition, gives reasons

Femi Falana, Human right activist and constitutional lawyer, has thrown his weight behind the third force movement of former President Olusegun Obasanjo known as Coalition for Nigeria (CN). The constitutional lawyer said the third force by Obasanjo should be a party of the working class that would protect the interest of Nigerians. Speaking at the 40th anniversary 28

February 26, 2018 2:08 AM Endless strike turns Ekiti varsity into ghost town

over six weeks, academic activities have been paralysed at the Ekiti State University (EKSU), Ado-Ekiti, since the academic staff of the institution went on strike. And the situation has been taking a toll on the students. Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), EKSU chapter, have been on an industrial action since January 16. They are demanding 23

February 17, 2018 2:01 PM IBEDC Staff, Four Others Docked Over Cable Theft

A 64-year-old staff of the Ibadan Electricity Distribution Company (IBEDC), Akinpelu Adesina, and four other persons were on Tuesday arraigned before an Osogbo Magistrate Court over alleged theft of electric cable wires. The other accused persons are Akeem Odeola, 45, Sanusi Usman; 19, Sabiu Suleiman; 19, and Abubakar Ahmadu; 28. The Prosecutor, Inspector 19

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