Zazzau kingmakers begin fresh selection process

Nasir-El-Rufai Kaduna state gov


Kingmakers Zazzau Emirate are currently engaged in a fresh process to recommend candidates for the office the 19th Fulani Emir Zazzau, the Secretary to the State Balarabe Abbas Lawal has disclosed.




According to a statement by Muyiwa Adekeye, Special to the Governor (Media & Communication), the SSG explained that the Kaduna State directed a new round the selection process following the cancellation the initial process, which excluded two interested applicants.





He said “the Bunu Zazzau complained that he was unable to submit his application because he was told that the window for receipt applications had closed. The Sarkin Dajin Zazzau also protested his exclusion from the process. It was also noted that the kingmakers assessed two candidates 24th 2020 sighting their CVs which the selectors received a day later.”






The SSG said that the state considers as highly irregular the leakage the the selection meeting 24th 2020 before its receipt by the state governor.





The kingmakers are now meeting to assess all the 13 candidates that indicated interest from all the ruling houses, including the two that were previously excluded. The these assessments will be swiftly submitted to the governor for his consideration, the statement by the SSG concluded.