On Tuesday, October 12, a Excessive Courtroom in Minna, Niger Suppose, ordered Alhaji Mohammed Barau Kontagora to conclude claiming to be the Seventh Sarkin Sudan of Kontagora.
On Wednesday, October 6, the Niger Suppose Government named Mohammed Barau Kontagora because the Seventh Emir (Sarkin Sudan) of Kontagora. The choice came after the court docket heard an ex-parte plug filed by 15 candidates for the throne.
The unique emir, Mohammed Barau Kontagora, the Attorney Total of Niger Suppose, and the Commissioner for Local Government, Neighborhood Building, and Chieftaincy Affairs accept as true with been named as defendants within the plug.
The Ponder, Justice Abdullahi Mikailu restrained the principle defendant, Mohammed Barau Kontagora, from parading himself because the Seventh Emir “pending the listening to and backbone of the plaintiff/applicants’ Motion on watch dated and filed on 11/10/2021.”
“An characterize of intervening time injunction is hereby made and issued retraining your total defendants/respondents, their brokers, privies and/or every other person by no matter name known as performing on the authorities or folks claiming and/or parading or presenting or installing the 1st defendant by presenting a team of place of job because the Seventh Sarkin Sudan of Kontagora pending the listening to and backbone of the plaintiffs/applicants’ plug on watch dated and filed on 11/10/2022.” the court docket ruled.
W. Y. Mamman Esq, the plaintiffs’ attorney, has requested the court docket to conclude the Barau from impersonating the Seventh Emir. The case will be rescheduled for October 20, 2022.