Splitting of Kano Emirate: Kingmakers Hire 7 SANs, 17 Lawyers to challenge Governor Ganduje. (See details)

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  • The last has not been heard on the saga between the Kano State governor, Umar Ganduje, and the kingmakers on the decision to decentralise the Kano Emirates, Vanguard reports.

The kingmakers have employed the services of seven Senior Advocates of Nigeria and 17 other lawyers to challenge Ganduje and the Kano House of Assembly in court over the creation of more Emirates in Kano.

See the names of the lawyers below,

1- Prince Lateef Fegbemi, SAN, FCIArb,(UK)

2- AB Mahmoud, OON, SAN, FCIArb, (UK)

3- Adeniyi Akintola, SAN

4- Suraj Sa’eda, SAN

5- Hakeem O. Afolabi, SAN

6- Paul Usoro SAN

7- Nassir Abdu Dangiri, SAN

8- Maliki Kuliya Umar Esq

9- Nureini S. Jimoh Esq

10- Dr. Nasiru Aliyu Esq

11- Sagir Gezawa Esq

12- Muritala O. Abdulrasheq Esq

13- Aminu S. Gadanya Esq

14- Ismail Abdulaziz Esq

15- Rashidi Isamotu Esq

16- Oseni Sefullahi Esq

17- Ibrahim Abdullahi Esq

18- Haruna Saleh Zakariyya Esq

19- Auwal A. Dabo Esq

20- Badamasi Sulaiman Esq

21- O. O. Samuel Esq

22- Fariha Sani Abdullahi

23- Yahaya Isah Abdulrasheed, ACIArb, (UK)

24- Amira Hamisu

The kingmakers are: Madakin Kano, Yusuf Nabahani; Makaman Kano, Sarki Ibrahim; Sarkin Dawaki Maituta, Bello Abubakar and; Sarkin Bai, Mukhtar Adnan.