Tag: Emir Sanusi Lamido

Breaking: Deposed Emir Muhammadu Sanusi to challenge banishment in court

The dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has vowed to challenge his banishment in court. Speaking through his lawyer, Abubakar Balarabe Mahmoud SAN, the former emir said he had not been served with any arrest warrant when he was picked up at the Emir’s Palace in Kano on Monday.[Read More…]

Aisha Waziri Umar: No one can banish a Nigerian any more under the 1999 constitution

My (Aisha Waziri Umar)former law firm “Umar and Imhanobe” handled the leading case on behalf of HRH Jokolo former Emir of Gwandu which concerned the issue of banishment. The case was initially conducted at the High Court in Abuja and then the Court of Appeal. It remains the position of[Read More…]

Fredrick Nwabufo: On Emir Sanusi’s dethroning, The north only beheads the bearers of truth

By Fredrick Nwabufo Northern Nigeria is prostrate. It is the axis of uglies – banditry, insurgency, kidnapping, diseases, ignorance, and drug abuse. Alas! The region’s elite are aware of the problems, but look away because the disequilibrious status quo sustains them. What is petrifying, however, is that they maul and[Read More…]

“We Are Not Aware” – Presidency Denies Probing Emir Sanusi

The Presidency on Monday refuted social media reports that the tenures of Emir of Kano, Dr Muhammadu Sanusi and Prof. Charles Soludo, as Central Bank Governors, would soon be probed by the Federal Government. The social media reports, published on Sunday and Monday, alleged that the Federal Government had concluded[Read More…]

Emir Sanusi Says Buhari’s Economic Policy And Inconsistency Does Not Favour Business & Investment

Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, emir of Kano, says the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari must stop behaving like that of Goodluck Jonathan, else it would end up the way of the previous administration. Sanusi said this on Wednesday while delivering a lecture at the ongoing 15th meetings of the joint planning[Read More…]

CBN Reiterates FG’s Stance On Naira Devaluation

Nigeria’s apex bank, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, on Friday, said it has no plans to devalue the naira again. This echoes the same commitment made by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, on Thursday, October 29th. Governor of the CBN, Godwin Emefiele disclosed to journalists that the last devaluation took[Read More…]

Pius Adesanmi: Emir Sanusi’s Marriage Is An Auspicious Gift Of National……..

SLS: What Will Not Stick, What Will Stick By Pius Adesanmi President Buhari must send a bouquet of flowers to His Royal Highness Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, Emir of Kano. When you miss a side meeting on Boko Haram at the UN General Assembly, which was not on your schedule and[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Former Central Bank Governor, Emir Sanusi Lamido To Marry 17-Yr-Old As 4th Wife

The Emir of Kano, Malam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi (Muhammadu Sanusi II), is set to take his fourth wife. The bride is a 17-year-old daughter of the Lamido of Adamawa, Alhaji Muhammadu Barkindo Aliyu Musdafa. Sanusi, an accomplished banker, who became the 14th Emir of Kano last June, is a respected[Read More…]

“I Am Protected & Nothing Is Going To Happen To Me”, Emir Sanusi Replies Shekau

By Abang Mercy The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammad Sanusi II, has said that he remained protected against any evil attack and nothing was going to happen to him except the will of Allah, the Creator. “I am protected and nothing is going to happen to me”, Emir Sanusi said. Boko[Read More…]

Ramadan Fast Unites Jonathan And Sanusi As Emir Visits President

Former Central Bank Governor, Lamido Sanusi, yesterday visited President Goodluck Jonathan for the first time, since he became the Emir of Kano. Sanusi, who said a special prayer for peace at Jonathan’s residence was one of the northern traditional rulers, led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III to[Read More…]