Adamu Aminu, Kano.
Peaceful demonstrators under the umbrella of the Kano First Forum, took the street in Kano to protest against what they regard as Governor Ganduje’s unwarranted reasoning towards the creation of four additional emirates in Kano.
The protesters, the Kano First Forum, have curses Governor Abdullahi Ganduje and the Kano State House of Assembly over the deliberate action towards clipping the soaring wings of Emir Muhammad Sunusi for been sure-footed and outspoken towards vomiting truth whenever the time warranted.
The protests presided by Dr. Yusuf Rabiu called on the state assembly and Ganduje to immediately retract the law, which they described as immaterial in view of numerous vital issues bedevilling Kano populace which are yet to overcome.
The demonstrators, holding placards with various inscriptions denouncing the creation the four rival emirates to belittled Kano Emir for what seems to be non-conforming with Ganduje administration ideals.
The protesters in the hundreds, who converged in Gidan Murtala on their way to government house, Kano to air thier grievances, were dispersed by the security operatives.
While addressing newsmen, Dr. Rabiu said Ganduje should not allow his personal interest to becloud his sense of reasoning to the extent of not differentiating between the Emir and Kano emirate.
” It is highly unadvisable for the governor to inflict his verdict on an Emir, based on personal friction, to affect the longtime reputation of historic Kano emirate” Dr Rabiu added.
Sequel to the Kano house of assembly speedy passage of the appointment and deposition law, which has paved the way for Governor Ganduje to splits the dominance of Kano emirate, the development has generated controversies, while populace from the new emirates of Karaye, Bichi, Gaya and Rano were overly jubilating for attaining the same status with Kano emirate.