Kano Residents Protest Over Selecting Sanusi Lamido As New Emir

Published 5 years ago by: Daniel Bosai
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at 07:24 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)

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Reports have it that some residents of Kano state have taken to the streets to protest the announcement of Nigeria's former Central Bank Governor, Lamido Sanusi Lamido as the new Emir of Kano.

The protest started at the Kofar Kudu area, near the Emir’s palace when residents of the neighbouring streets trooped out to the palace area in opposition to the choice.

Tyres were set on fire and few roads blocked as they shouted, "Ba muso, ba muso’’, meaning, "we don’t want, we don’t want" in apparent reference to the choice of Sanusi by the state government.
Security forces have however been mobilised to disperse the crowd.




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arsenal123 at 07:37 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Must everything be politicized in this Country?... If the chosen one is denied this, then I pity this generation in Kano and environs, because this singular act must attract a very serious curse on the stakeholders, especially the game-players..Selfish politics now taking over the long-held Tradition..Abomination!
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spiridion at 07:58 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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I thought they would jump to accept him what with all his Islamic banking, anti GEJ stuff and all
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wolexbookie at 08:20 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Dats wat am saying,ds country of ours has been governor wif same pple since 1960. Former cbn governor now d emir of kano.his he d only 1 in nigeria dat can mount d position? E tire me
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chicco77 at 08:26 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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passing
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emekaeneh at 08:33 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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According to what pple said sanisi is the hire to throne but he was denied after is father`s death,but he has come back to claim it.
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Larry28 at 08:37 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Must everything about this so called country be politics?? Nawa oh
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pauldinnie at 08:37 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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This man sld go and rest na Huh?
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dywhyte at 08:38 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Make them vote nah

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tankNZ at 08:44 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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ok
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beejaybabs at 09:19 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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I think Nigeria shuld try to "purge" sometimes

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nobleladyG at 09:31 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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 Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed Lips Sealed

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Wysetots at 09:33 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Sanusi is a bad somebory
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cyone at 09:35 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Quote from: beejaybabs on 09:19 PM,  8/06/2014
I think Nigeria shuld try to "purge" sometimes

lol... I think say na only me don watch the movie.
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Olamilekank at 09:52 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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he deserve it joo if u are not satisfy go kiss transformer! CONGRATULATION NEW EMIR
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osamabinladin at 10:35 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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 Roll Eyes
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beneno at 10:41 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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warever  Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes  Roll Eyes
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okuboye at 10:46 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Quote from: Olamilekank on 09:52 PM,  8/06/2014
he deserve it joo if u are not satisfy go kiss transformer! CONGRATULATION NEW EMIR
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okilo101 at 11:24 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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Congratulations 2 d new emir
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dareper at 11:50 PM, 8/06/2014 (5 years ago)
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I think say na another sanusi be the new emir.
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