Council of Chiefs: Ganduje Appoints Sanusi Head
By Kolawole Omoniyi
Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has appointed the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II as the head of the state Council of Chiefs.
The appointment was announced in a statement issued this morning by the Chief Press Secretary to the Kano state governor, Abba Anwar.
The statement quoted Gov Ganduje as saying that Emir Sanusi will preside over the council for a period of two years. He directed the Emir to immediately summon the inaugural meeting of the council.
The new Emirate Council law stipulates that each Chairman of the Council will spend two years before handing over to his successor to be appointed by the State Government.