Mujtaba Abba, the principal private secretary to the deposed Emir of Kano, Sanusi Lamido has announced his resignation from the Kano palace, Premium Times reports.
According to the report, Abba, who is a half brother to the recently dethroned Emir relinquished his title as the ‘Falakin’ of Kano, following the dethronement of his principal, Sanusi.
A copy of his resignation letter which was released by Premium Times reads in part:
“I write formally to inform you that from Monday, March 9th, 2020, I have voluntarily resigned my position from principal private secretary of Sarkin Kano Muhammad Sanusi ll.
“In addition, I have also voluntarily relinquished the title of Falakin Kano.
“I hereby wish to express my sincere gratitude to the emirate council for offering me opportunity to serve and I also thank the entire staff of the emirate council for the cooperation they rendered to me during the period of my service. Please accept the assurance of my esteemed regards always.”