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Kano South Elders urge Yusuf to reverse Kano Emirate Law for regional progress

The elders decried the decision to amend the emirate law, which they said stripped them of their heritage and potential for growth.

Kano State Governor, Abba Kabir Yusuf

The chairman of the forum, Alhaji Musa Doguwa, appealed during a news conference in Kano on Wednesday. Doguwa praised the upgrade of the new emirates in southern Kano under former governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, saying it brought about urbanisation, infrastructure expansion, and prosperity to the affected areas.

They said the new emirates, namely, Gaya, Rano, and Karaye have a rich historical background and represent a significant percentage of Kano state.

The elders decried the decision to amend the emirate law, which they said stripped them of their heritage and potential for growth. They commended some members of the Kano State House of Assembly for their support and urged others to align with them.

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