A Kano state high court has sacked four emirs appointed by Abdullahi Ganduje, governor of the state.
According to Daily Nigerian, Usman Na’Abba, the presiding judge, gave the order on Thursday.
The governor created four additional emirates in Kano in a bid to whittle down the influence of Muhammad Sanusi II, emir of Kano, though he said the move was for administrative convenience.
Sanusi challenged the action in court.
More to follow…