The new Emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi has finally entered into the Emir palace to begin his ascension to the throne as the Emir of Kano.
Sanusi arrived the palace late afternoon on Friday from the Kano government house that had served as his abode.
Upon arrival at the palace, the new emir conducted the late afternoon
Asr prayer inside the palace mosque and was received by hundreds
joyous subjects in the palace. Sanusi departed the Governor’s lodge in
Kano around 3.30pm after conducting the Friday Jummaa’t prayers and the
7th day Fidau prayer for the late Emir, Ado Bayero.
was driven into the palace in the official vehicles of the emirate
successfully entered into the palace through brand new gate,
specifically erected for his entry as part of an age-old tradition.
The palace guard then unleashed a series of gunshots to mark his entry into the palace.