By Yinka Odumakin
“We have to take an interest in the quality of our leaders and representatives in the level of education. If you look around this country at many levels of leadership, we have elected and we have chosen to elect people who do not have education. And because they are not educated, they cannot give education.” -Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II
I MUST say it is not all the time I am comfortable with the views of the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, but I can’t deny him the credit that he shoots straight without minding whose ox is gored. He has carved that niche for himself over the years as one gentleman who is not scared to say his mind whenever he feels strongly on any issue.
This uncommon candour of his was on display when he spoke recently at the 6th Convocation of Nile University, Abuja. The Emir pointedly told…
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