The Kano State Government, on Tuesday, approved the appointment of Kabiru Muhammad Inuwa, as the new Emir of Rano.
Before his appointment, Inuwa was the District Head of Kibiya Local Government Area of Kano, which is under Rano Emirate.
His appointment followed the demise of emir of Rano, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila, Autan Bawo.
Bawo died at the age of 74 on Saturday, May 2, 2020 at a hospital in Kano.
Four kingmakers viz. Rt. Hon. Kabeer Alhassan Rurum, member representing Rano, Kibiya and Bunkure Federal Constituency at the National Assembly (Turakin Rano), Dr. Yahaya Isa Bunkure (Makaman Rano), Hon. Justice Wada Umar Rano (Madakin Rano) and Malam Ada’u Isah Rano (Magajin Garin Rano) recommended his appointment to the governor.
Source: News update