Son of a former emir of Kano and current emir of Bichi, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, has been announced as the new emir of Kano. The announcement was made today by Kano State government hours after dethroning Emir Sanusi Lamido Sanusi II for “insubordination” and banishing him to Nasarawa State.
Bayero studied Mass Communication at Bayero University, Kano. He was first appointed as district head of Nasarawa in 1990 by his late father. He was named the emir of Bichi in 2019 after Kano State governor Umaru Ganduje divided the Kano Emirate into four.
Ado Bayero was also Sarkin Dawakin Sakarin Gida Kano before elevated to Wamban Kano and then named emir of Bichi.
Before being named the emir of Bichi, Ado Bayero was named district head of Nassarawa and Dan Maje Kano in 1990 by his late father Ado Bayero.
He was later promoted to Dan Buran Kano and then named Turakin Kano.
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