Fallout Over Turbaning Of Femi Fani-Kayode Continues To Grow
The fallout over the turbaning of the former Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode by the Emir of Shinkafi, Alhaji Mohammed Makwashe Isah has continued.
Today two traditional title holders, Dr. Suleiman Shuaibu and Dr. Tijani Usman Danfodio have pulled out of Shinkafi emirate council following the turbaning According to the two traditional title holders, the Emir did not consult any of the stakeholders in Shinkafi emirate council before giving away the traditional title.
Furthermore, he committed another further faux pas by giving the traditional title to Chief Femi Fani-Kayode in one of the hotels in Gusau, the state capital instead of in his own palace.
“The action of the Emir has been generating a lot of tension in Shinkafi Local Government Area of the state,
“We held a meeting with other traditional title leaders in Shinkafi emirate council who said they would also pull out of the council today,
They further vowed that the Emir must be dragged to court, alleging that Fani-Kayode had always been a sworn enemy of the north, as well as anti Islamic.