Nigeria`s ex-central bank governor takes throne as Muslim monarch

Nigeria`s ousted central bank governor, Lamido Sanusi, was named Emir of Kano on Sunday, making an outspoken government critic one of the most influential leaders in the largely Muslim north.

Reuters| Last Updated: Jun 09, 2014, 09:56 AM IST

Kano: Nigeria`s ousted central bank governor, Lamido Sanusi, was named Emir of Kano on Sunday, making an outspoken government critic one of the most influential leaders in the largely Muslim north.