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.