Nasir El-Rufai visits deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi, in Nasarawa town [Photos]

Nasir El-Rufai visits deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi, in Nasarawa town [Photos]

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State on Friday visited the dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, in Awe, his current abode in Nasarawa State.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the convoy of the Kaduna State Governor arrived the residence about 12:45 p.m.

Upon arrival, the governor went into a close door meeting with the deposed Emir. The meeting lasted more than one hour.

NAN reports that the duo later drove to the Friday Mosque located at the palace of the Emir of Awe, with none of them ready to speak with anxious newsmen on what they discussed.

Governor Nasiru El-Rufai visits dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II at his new 'home' in Nasarawa town of Awe. [Twitter/@GovKaduna]
Governor Nasiru El-Rufai visits dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II at his new ‘home’ in Nasarawa town of Awe. [Twitter/@GovKaduna]

The Emir of Awe, Isa Abubakar, and his Shabu counterpart, Sangari Shabu, Mohammed Bwala, had earlier visited the deposed Emir.

Dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II. [Twitter/@GovKaduna]
Dethroned Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II. [Twitter/@GovKaduna]
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Sanusi, who was dethroned by the Kano government on March 9, 2020 was initially taken to Loko, in Nasarawa State, before relocating to Awe.

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