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I thought I would die before Wigwe – Former Emir, Sanusi breaks down in tears as he pays tribute to late bank chief

Fomer Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, broke down in tears on Wednesday March 6, while paying tribute to former Group Chief Executive Officer of Access Holdings Plc, Herbert Wigwe.   Addressing the crowd present for the night of tribute held at the Eko Hotel and Suites in Lagos state …

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We will no longer condone situation whereby Northern children are kidnapped, sold and their tribe and religion changed – Kano Emir

We will no longer condone situation whereby Northern children are kidnapped, sold and their tribe and religion changed - Kano Emir

Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero has spoken up against the kidnapping and selling of Northern children in the southern parts of the country.   Addressing newsmen on Saturday, January 6, the Emir who was represented by Dan Malikin Kano,  Amb Ahmad Umar, stated that the emirate would no …

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Kiekie: God forbid bad thing. It’s a man’s responsibility to pay house rent even if you have money – Former Emir of Kano’s daughter says

Kiekie: God forbid bad thing. It

Former Emir of Kano’s daughter, Shahida, has said that it’s a man’s responsibility to pay rent even if his wife has money.   The mother of three stated this on her Instagram story on Sunday, September 10, while reacting to skit maker, Kiekie’s recent chat with Toke Makinwa.   The …

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Zamfara Governor reinstates Emir suspended for conferring chieftaincy title on notorious bandits’ leader

Zamfara Governor reinstates Emir suspended for conferring chieftaincy title on notorious bandits

Zamfara State Governor, Bello Mohammed Matawalle has approved the reinstatement of the Emir of Yandoto, Aliyu Garba Marafa, who was suspended for conferring a traditional title to a notorious bandits’ kingpin, Ado Aleiru.   Recall that the monarch bestowed the traditional title of Sarki Fulani to the bandit on Saturday, …

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Kaduna: Photo of the palace guard who allegedly connived with friends to gangrape bride-to-be seeking support from Emir of Zazzau

Kaduna: Photo of the palace guard who allegedly connived with friends to gangrape bride-to-be seeking support from Emir of Zazzau

The Zazzau Emirate Council in Kaduna sacked a palace guard, Samaila Abubakar, for allegedly conniving with his friends to gangrape a lady seeking the support of the emir for her wedding.    Spokesperson of the council, Abdullahi Kwarbai, said the incident occurred when the lady visited the palace to seek an audience with …

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