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Nelson Mandela’s wife writes letter of solidarity to Emir Sanusi



Mandela and Sanusi

The deposed Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi 3rd continues to receive solidarity messages from personalities both at home and abroad. The latest is Nelson Mandela’s third wife, Graca Machel who wrote a solidarity letter to him.

Graca Machel who disclosed that she was deeply saddened by the news of Sanusi being relieved of his duties as Emir of Kano and being held by government authorities, expressed hope of her letter reassurring the deposed Emir that he is not alone in the struggle to ‘confront corruption and social ills burdening Northern Nigeria.’

The wife of Africa’s most renowned freedom fighter, revealed that she is proud to have the dethroned Emir as a member of the Graca Machel Trust’s International Board of Advisors and also stand with him in his courageous effort to speak the truth to power.

Emir Sanusi was deposed on Monday, March 9th 2020 and immediately exiled to Nassarawa state.

Read the letter below;

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