Court Upholds Bayero’s Removal, Annuls Sanusi’s Appointment – THISDAYLIVE


*Declares it’s serious matter for anyone to flout orders of court and go scot-free

*Says respondents would’ve achieved aim, avoided situation if they’d complied with order
*Govt orders police to remove Bayero from palace, to begin planned renovation of property
*Insists court ruling recognises Sanusi as Emir

Ahmad Sorondinki in Kano

A Federal High Court in Kano State,  yesterday, stated that the  Kano Emirates Council Law 2024, as passed by the state House of Assembly and signed into law by the governor, remained valid. But nullified all steps taken by the state government after the court’s earlier interim order which had effectively stopped the implementation of the Emirate Council Law 2024 pending the determination of a petition filed against the state government. But by  insisting that the law remained valid, the court effectively endorsed the sacking of Aminu Ado Bayero and others as emirs.

The ruling also  nullified the reinstatement of…

Source: Thisday Newspaper