Emir Of Kano, Sanusi Visits Kaduna Governor-Elect, El-Rufai (PICTURES)

Emir Of Kano, Sanusi Visits Kaduna Governor-Elect, El-Rufai (PICTURES)

By Seyi Peters | Staff Reporter on May 10, 2015
Governor Nasir El Rufai of Kaduna State
Governor Nasir El Rufai of Kaduna State

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Saturday, May 9, 2015 paid a visit to the governor-elect, of Kaduna State Malam Nasir El-Rufai in Kaduna.

The Emir used the opportunity emir to advise the Kaduna State Governor-elect, to provide responsive and selfless leadership to the people.

Sanusi also urged the governor-elect not to lose his connection with the people that elected him.

He congratulated El-Rufai over his election and said that the people of the state have elected a competent and capable governor who will provide sound leadership.

The emir expressed confidence in El-Rufai’s ability to provide strong leadership, ensure good governance and unite the diverse peoples of the state.

He expressed delight that Nigerians with ability and experience were “stepping forward to offer themselves for leadership in the country.”

El Rufai addressing the Emir (Photo Credit: ageherald.com)
El Rufai and the Emir (Photo Credit: ageherald.com)

The monarch urged the people of the state, irrespective of religious, ethnic or political inclination, to pray and support the incoming administration to succeed.

On his part, the governor-elect, thanked the emir for the visit and commended him for “helping to provide a positive re-definition of traditional leadership.”

He pledged that he would not fail the people of the state.

“I am grateful and humbled by your visit and prayers. I promise the people of Kaduna that I will not disappoint them.

“I will govern with fear of Almighty God and will unite our diverse people towards attaining real development.
“Our doors are open to all segments of our society, we will be a listening government conscious of the common good, and to the glory of Almighty God, I will not let our citizens down,” El-Rufai said.


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