Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


FLASH | Deposed Emir of Kano Sanusi Arrested, Banished to Exile in Nasarawa

New Emir of Kano Muhamadu Sanusi II ( 2nd R) is dressed by the Kingmakers, a traditional role charged with officially dressing the king, during his coronation in Kano, Kano State, February 7, 2015. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde (NIGERIA - Tags: POLITICS ROYALS)

Security Operatives on Monday arrested dethroned Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II and whisked him out of the ancient city amidst tight security, The Nation reports.

It was gathered that the security operatives are heading to Nassarawa state where Sanusi will spend the rest of his life in asylum.

Before he was taken away, Sanusi was said to have been put under house arrest by the heavy security personnel of DSS, Police, and Military.

The arrest was after the security operatives sealed off the Palace.

More to come…


Follow us on Twitter at @thesignalng

Copyright 2020 SIGNAL. Permission to use portions of this article is granted provided appropriate credits are given to and other relevant source.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.




Nigeria’s Ambassador to Republic of Benin and former army chief, Tukur Buratai has identified ignorance, injustice and poor leadership among others as factors responsible...


Gunmen have killed the former education secretary of Nasarawa local government area of the state Malami Salihu and Kidnapped 20 people who were traveling...


The Emir of Rano in Kano State, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila Auta Bawo, is dead. The Emir died on Saturday at a hospital in...


The dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has regained his freedom and is on his way out of Awe, a town in Nasarawa...

Copyright ©