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The Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido and the Politics of 2015

Sanusi Lamido SanusiThe announcement of suspended former CBN governor, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the new Emir of Kano did not come to many watchers of the predominantly Talakawa city as a surprise. Rather, if the announcement reinforced anything, it merely confirmed Sanusi’s long held desire to step into the shoes of his grandfather, Muhammadu Sanusi, as the traditional ruler of Nigeria’s second most populous state. Full article