Jun 13th, 2014
By Mukhtar Jarmajo The decision by Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso of Kano State to consider His Royal Highness Sanusi Lamido Sanusi (HRH SLS) as the new Emir of Kano last Sunday was indeed a bold and wise one. Against all the primitive and retrogressive odds of selecting a successor only amongst the c...
In East Africa
Apr 11th, 2013
Addis Ababa: The Emir H H Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani and Prime Minister of Ethiopia Hailemariam Desalegn yesterday witnessed the signing of several agreements memorandums of understanding (MoU). The agreements and MoU were signed in the filed of culture, education, higher education and Scienti...
Jan 19th, 2013
“There was an unfortunate incident today. The Emir’s convoy was attacked by unknown gunmen as he was returning from Koranic graduation ceremony in Kano city. Three people in his convoy were killed but the Emir is unhurt,” Musa Rabiu Kwankwaso told AFP....
Jun 24th, 2012
LAGOS: Nigeria’s rebel sect Boko Haram stormed a prison in their northeastern heartland on Sunday, freeing 40 inmates, police said, in the latest of a string of attacks blamed on the group. “There was an attack on the Yobe prison this morning, the Boko Haram attacked the prison through the Emir palac...