Breaking: CJN summons judges over conflicting orders on Kano Emirship tussle

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Olukayode Ariwoola, has summoned the Chief Judge of the Federal High Court, and the Chief Judge of Kano State High Court over conflicting interim injunctions in the Kano Emirship tussle.

This was contained in a statement from the CJN on Wednesday.

Justice S.A. Amobeda of the Federal High Court in Kano had issued an order to evict the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, from the Kofar Kudu Palace.

On the other hand, Justice Amina Adamu Aliyu of the Kano State High Court issued an injunction that protected Sanusi from being evicted from the palace.

Justice Aliyu also restrained security agencies from harassing Sanusi and others.

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