Breaking news has it that Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has been dethroned as the Emir of Kano and now on exile in Nassarawa state.
Reports have it that Security Operatives on Monday arrested and dethroned Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II and whisked him out of the ancient city amidst tight security.
The Nations report that Sanusi was said to have been put under house arrest by the heavy security personnel of DSS, Police, and Military before dethronement and will spend the rest of his life in asylum.
An impeccable source at the Government House hinted that Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, who is presiding over an emergency Executive Council Meeting, is set to announce the new emir any moment.
However, rumors has it that Aminu Ado Bayero, one of the Sons of late Emir Ado Bayero might be crowned as the 16th Fulani Emir of Kano.