Protests Erupt Over Sanusi's Appointment


Hundreds of aggrieved youths in Kano protested over the announcement of the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, as the new Emir of Kano.
  • Nigeria:  APC Accuses PDP of Inciting Violence in Kano

    Vanguard, 9 June 2014

    The All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused the PDP of inciting the violence that followed the announcement of a new Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, on Sunday, in an ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Police Take Over Emir of Kano's Palace , As Protests Escalate... .

    Vanguard, 10 June 2014

    KANO -- The Police yesterday took over the Emir's Palace in Kano, following continuation of the protest that greeted the announcement of former Central Bank Governor, Sanusi Lamido ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Breaking News... Protest Continues in Kano Over Sanusi's Emergence

    This Day, 9 June 2014

    For the second day in a row, youths poured out into the streets of Kano Monday morning to protest the selection of the former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Sanusi Lamido ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Sanusi Gets Appointment Letter, Staff of Office Amid Protest

    Vanguard, 9 June 2014

    KANO - Kano state Government Monday issued an appointment letter and presented the staff of office to the new emir of Kano, His Royal Highness, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Schools Shut As Protests Continue in Kano

    Vanguard, 9 June 2014

    KANO -Irate youth opposed to the emergence of Sanusi Lamido Sanusi as the 14th Fulani emir of Kano took to the streets Monday morning forcing the closure of private and public ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Protests Erupt As Sanusi Emerges Emir of Kano

    This Day, 9 June 2014

    Hundreds of aggrieved youths Sunday spilled into the streets of Kano in protest over the emergence of the former Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido ... read more »

Photo: Leadership

The New Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, right, and others during his arrival at the Emirate of Kano.

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