JUST-IN: Kano Gov’t Orders Eviction Of Bayero From Mini Palace, Demolition Of Building


The Kano State government has directed the State’s Commissioner of Police to evict the 15th Emir of Kano, Aminu Ado Bayero, from the mini Palace in Nasarawa area of the Kano metropolis with immediate effect.

The state government said the property where the deposed Emir is hibernating belongs to the government and it has been pencilled down for renovation, including demolition of a part of its wall.

The directive was announced by the State’s Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Haruna Dederi, during a press conference held at the Government House, Kano, on Thursday night.

Dederi stated, “The Kano State Government has ordered the Commissioner of Police to evict the 15th Emir Aminu Ado Bayero from the Nasarawa mini Palace as the palace belongs to the state government.”

The development followed a significant ruling by the Federal High Court in Kano earlier on Thursday, delivered by Justice A.M. Liman.



The State government maintained that the ruling confirmed that the new…

Source: Leadership Newspaper