Sanusi faces corruption probe

1280, Sanusi faces corruption probe

Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi led-Kano emirate council has confirmed it is facing a criminal investigation into alleged corruption from Kano State owned anti-graft agency.

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“We actually received a letter from the commission, I mean the anti-graft agency, Kano State-owned, yesterday requesting the secretary and treasurer of the council to appear before them next month, that is all,” the financial controller of the emirate and Wali Kano, Alhaji Mahe Bashir Wali told Guardian.

The investigation of the emirate council for allegedly misappropriating billions of naira supposedly left by Sanusi’s predecessor, the late Alhaji Ado Bayero is seen in some quarters as an attempt to silence the former CBN governor following his recent verbal attack on northern elites.

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