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Emir Tussle: Court fines Kano govt ₦10m for violating Bayero’s rights
By: Abara Blessing Oluchi
Fri, 14 Jun 2024   ||   Nigeria,

A Federal High Court has fined Kano government the sum of ₦10m for violating the rights of deposed Emir Aminu Bayero.

The development comes following Justice Liman Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Kano State, declaring that Bayero has jurisdiction to be heard.

Justice Mohammed had on Thursday, given the judgement in a case filed by the kingmaker, Aminu Baba Dan Agundi.

Agundi had filed a case on the fundamental human rights of Bayero in the ongoing emirate tussle.

A Kano State High Court, had also ordered substituted service on Bayero and four other emirs in a case filed by the Kano State Government, to restrain them from parading themselves as emirs.



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