Friday, March 13, 2020

12 SANs Leads As Court Orders IG, DSS DG To Release Sanusi


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12 SANs Leads As Court Orders IG, DSS DG To Release Sanusi

On Friday the release of the dethroned Emir of Kano,  Mohammed Sanusi II (Lamido Sanusi) has been ordered by the Federal High Court in Abuja.

FRESHREPORTERS News had reported that he was dethroned on Monday and banished to Awe, Nasarawa State.

Justice Anwuli Chikere granted the interim order following an ex parte application moved by his lead counsel, Lateef Fagbemi (SAN) on Friday.

The judge also ordered that the order for the release of the deposed monarch should be served on the respondents to the application.

The respondents to the application are the Inspector-General of Police, Muhammed Adamu; the Director-General of the Department of State Service, Yusuf Bichi; the Attorney-General of Kano State, Ibrahim Muktar; and the Attorney-General of the Federation, Mr. Abubakar Malami (SAN).

The judge fixed March 26 for further hearing in the case.

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