Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, has cancelled the preliminary course of for the appointment of a brand new Emir of Zazzau.
El-Rufai in a tweet on Wednesday stated the cancellation was because of the exclusion of two candidates.
The Governor tweeted, “Kingmakers of Zazzau Emirate are at present engaged in a contemporary course of to advocate candidates for the workplace of the 19th Fulani Emir of Zazzau.
“KDSG directed a brand new spherical of the choice course of after cancelling the preliminary course of, which excluded two candidates,” he added.
Recall that the kingmakers nominated three princes final Thursday.
The rigorous train was witnessed by prime authorities and safety officers El-Rufai himself dispatched.
Eleven princes from the 4 dynasties of Zazzau emirate had declared their intention to succeed the late monarch, Shehu Idris.
They had been Bashir Aminu (Iyan Zazzau), Aminu Shehu Idris (Turakin Zazzau), Muhammadu Munir Ja’afaru (Yariman Zazzau), Ahmad Nuhu Bammali (Magajin Garin Zazzau), Abdulkarim Aminu (Wanban Zazzau), Aminu Umaru Idris (Dangaladiman Zazzau).
The remaining had been Bello Umaru Idris (Baraden Zazzau), Saidu àMailafiya (Ciroman Zazzau), Shitu Dikko (Dangaladiman Waziri Zazzau), Sambo Shehu Idris (Sarkin Kudun Zazzau), and Yusuf Shehu Idris (Sadaukin Zazzau).