The Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi II, says the amount which he inherited from the coffers of the Emirate Council was just over N1.8 billion.
Sanusi said this in response to the query issued to him by the Kano State Government through the office of the Secretary to the State Government, SSG, Alhaji Usman Alhaji.
Kano State Government on Thursday issued Sanusi a query over misappropriation of N3.4 bn by the Kano Emirate Council.
Sanusi in a letter signed by Abba Yusuf, acting secretary of Kano Emirate Council on Saturday said that
The Media Aide to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje, who announced this confirmed that the letter containing the reply by Sanusi was received within the stipulated time frame of 48 hours as stated in the query.