Kano State government has named Aminu Ado Bayero as the new Emir of Kano.
The announcement was made by the Secretary to the Kano State Government, Usman Alhaji few hours after the removal of Muhammadu Sanusi the Second as Emir of Kano.
The appointment was reached after a resolution of the State Executive Council and with the approval of the Kano Kingmakers.
Before his emergence as the new Emir, Aminu Ado Bayero was the Emir of Bichi.
He is the fifteenth Emir of Kano.