By: Aisha SD Jamal
The conflict between Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State, Northwest Nigeria and the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi ll has finally been resolved following a reconciliatory meeting between the two in Abuja.
In a statement by Mr Abba Anwar, the Chief Press Secretary to Ganduje and made available to the News Agency of Nigeria in Kano on Saturday.
Anwar said the reconciliatory meeting was initiated by the Kano-born business mogul Alhaji Aliko Dangote and the Chairman of Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi.
The two leaders met, they congratulated each other on the successful completion of the Ramadan Fast and the Eid-el-Fitr celebration.
Both leaders spoke and urged all Muslims to continue with the good teachings and spirit of the fasting period of the month of Ramadan.
Emir Sanusi used this opportunity to congratulate Governor Ganduje on his second term in office. He also wished the governor a successful tenure in office.
He said, that for a healthier relationship between the two institutions of government and Kano Emirate Council, the dialogues will continue.