Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has been dethroned as Emir of Kano today Monday March 9th 2020, LailasNews can confirm.
This was announced at a special sitting of the Kano executive council chaired by Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of the state today Monday March 9th.
Pandemonium had broke out earlier today at the Kano State House of Assembly as lawmakers fought over the lingering crisis between the state governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje and Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.
The house received two petitions against Muhammadu Sanusi II and the Chairman, House Standing Committee on Public Complaints and Petitions, Alhaji Hamza Ibrahim Ci-Dari, raised an observation regarding the two petitions against the emir.
Usman Alhaji, secretary to the state government, who announced the dethronement, said it is with immediate effect. He added that a new emir will be announced shortly.