Following fresh petitions against the Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi, the Kano State House of Assembly has a probe against him.
According to the House of Assembly’s Chairman of the committee on local government and chieftaincy affairs, Hon. Zubairu Masu, two people wrote petitions to investigate the Kano monarch over allegation of unethical conducts that contradicted the culture and tradition of Kano people
Zubairu Hamza-Masu said the petition came from one Muhammad Mukhtar of Ja’en Yamma quarters in Gwale Local Government Area, while the second petition came from the Kano State society for the promotion of education and culture headed by Muhammad Bello-Abdullahi.
He further revealed that the petitioners backed their claim with a copy of a video CD. The petitions was referred to the assembly’s standing committee on public petition by the Speaker of the House, Abdulaziz Gafasa. The committee was directed to report back to the plenary in seven days.