The Kano governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has disclosed that he was not aware of the court order restraining him from creating additional emirates in the state and giving staff of office to new emirs.
Ganduje who spoke through his Commissioner of Information Muhammadu Garba claimed that the Governor was ignorant of the Court order.
He added that new emirs have been given appointment letters on Friday.
Also,in press statement by the chief Press Secretary to Governor Ganduje, Mallam Abba Auwal dismissed such claims, insisting that the letter of appointments of were served to the four new emirs before the pronouncement by the court.
According to the statement, “Letters of the Notification of Appointment were written from the office of the Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Usman Alhaji, since Thursday 9th May, 2019 and were despatched to the concerned Emirs the following day Friday 10th May, 2019, in the very early hours of the day.