Yahaya Bello felicitates Emir Bayero on Coronation




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Gov. of has congratulated Alhaji Aminu Ado-Bayero on coronation as the 15th Emir of Kano, urging him to continue to use office to promote peace.

Bello made this known while speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on the sidelines of the Coronation Ceremony Bayero as the 15th Emir on Saturday in Kano.

Bello urged the newly turbaned emir to work closely with the State Governor, Abdullahi and the civil authorities to ensure security, and peace.

He reminded the Emir that Kano of the most influential cities of Nigeria, and indeed Africa, and must example in peace and harmony.

“I want to congratulate Royal Highness, Alhaji Aminu Bayero on this auspicious occasion of coronation as Emir of Kano.

“Kano is of Nigeria’ influential cities and plays a key role in the peace, and security of the country.

“As an advocate of a united Nigeria, I will urge the Emir to use position to continue to foster peace in the state and beyond.

“And also to work closely with the governor of the State, Abdullahi and the Civil Authorities in the state,” Bello said.

The governor also expressed his appreciation to the good of Kano for the rosy welcome they gave to him on arrival, pledging to always support them and course.

“I am still shocked at the wild reception I received on entering Kano yesterday and I appreciate the of Kano for and support.

“I am a Zaria boy, and Kano has always been my second city, but always low key.

“To come here for a private visit and run into this kind of wholehearted reception? I am humbled and proud at the same time.

“Whatever it is they want from me, let them be rest assured that I will give it to them 100 per cent,” Bello said.

NAN reports that Bello joined his host counterpart to receive Vice Yemi Osinbanjo at the Aminu Kano International before proceeding for the coronation.

They were also accompanied by the governors of , Jigawa , , and Kastina among others.

(NAN)