Governor Ganduje presented a staff of office to the Emir of Gaya at night, amidst an order of interim injunction, the court directed all parties in the suit to maintain status quo, pending the hearing and determination of the motion on notice.With the recent appointment of Aminu Ado-Bayero, Bichi; Tafida Ila, Rano; Ibrahim Abdulkadir, Gaya and Ibrahim Abubakar ll, Karaye as First Class Emirs, it means the Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi now controls only 10 local government councils of the 44 in the state.
Abba Anwar, the Kano Governor’s Chief Press Secretary who spoke to Daily Nigerian, confirmed that Ganduje presented a staff of office to the Emir of Gaya on Sunday night, as he further revealed that he had already presented staff of office to the new emir of Bichi.
“The governor had already presented the staff-of-office to emir of Bichi, Aminu Ado Bayero amidst jubilation. The event was colourful and remarkable.We are now on our way to Karaye for presentation of the staff of office to the emir,” he said. “If time permits, the Governor would proceed to either Gaya or Rano today to complete the presentation tomorrow (Monday).”