Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has congratulated the new Emir of Kano, Alhaji Sanusi Lamido Sanusi.
Amosun, hailed the choice of the foremost banker and erstwhile governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), who he said would bring his wealth of experience to bear in the appointment.
In a press release signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mrs Olufunmilayo Wakama, Amosun urged the Emir Elect to follow in the footsteps of the predecessor by bringing further development to the Emirate and the State as a whole.
“As an accomplished technocrat, I believe the new Emir will use his influence to foster peace and attract more development to the emirate and indeed the State,” the governor said.
He expressed happiness at the choice of the new Emir and prayed Almighty Allah to grant him the wisdom and understanding to discharge the functions of the exalted office.