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Monday, June 09, 2014

A rare glimpse at the late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Ado Bayero, without his turban.

‎The late paramount ruler of the Kano Kingdom, Alhaji Ado Bayero was rarely ever seen in public without his full trademark turban.
The photo below shows the deceased powerful ruler in a casual ensemble.‎

Alhaji. Ado Bayero died on Friday, 6th June after ruling for 51 years. He was aged 83.

Sunday, June 08, 2014

Former CBN governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi climbs the throne as the new Emir of Kano.

‎Suspended CBN governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has emerged as the new emir of Kano.

The Secretary to the Kano State Government, Rabiu Zakariya, made the announcement today despite earlier reports that, the Late Emir's eldest son Sanusi Ado Bayero took over as the Emir....

Born July 31st 1961, Sanusi, is a grandson of late Emir of Kano, Alhaji Mohammmadu Sanusi,  who ruled before Ade Bayero from 1954 to 1963. He is also married to one of the late Emir's daughter's, Princess Sadiya Sanusi Lamido Sanusi (Nee Bayero).

52 years-old Sanusi Lamido Sanusi is the 14th Emir of Kano.

Friday, June 06, 2014

Emir of Kano Alhaji Ado Bayero is dead!

‎The emir of Kano Alhaji Dr. Ado Abdullahi Bayero (CFR,LLDJP) has passed away early this morning. He has been the Emir of Kano since 1963 until his death ‎today, 6th June. He was born in 1930.

May his soul rest in peace.