Political

Kano government initiates fresh move to create new Emirates

The Kano State Government is once again seeking for creation of additional four Emirates in Kano in a fresh bill.

The state executive council sent the bill to the State House of Assembly seeking creation of the new Emirates.

This new development was made known by the Kano State Commissioner of Information, Muhammad Garba, in a statement on Monday.

He said the decision of the fresh bill was reached during a meeting held on Sunday by the executive council.

According to him, the new Emirates are necessary to bring traditional institution closer to the people in addition to facilitating speedy socio-economic development and security in the state.

The four new Emirates are: Rano, Gaya, Bichi and Karaye

Source: Voice of Nigeria