Sanusi Lamido Sanusi was selected to succeed his great uncle Ado Bayero as the Emir of Kano 08 June 2014. There was some controversy over the appointment as it was believed to have been politically motivated. Many had also expected Bayero's son to succeed him as Emir and supporters of Bayero's son angrily protested Sanusi's appointment.  He was formally crowned as Emir Muhammadu Sunusi II on 09 June 2014, making him the 14th Emir of Kano.
Bruce Berry, 04 Jan 2015
 

Car Flag of the 14th Emir

image sent by John Duncan McMeekin, 29 Nov 2014

The car flag of the 14th Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sunusi II, comprises three unequal vertical stripes of white (hoist), red with a black top and three yellow "pillars" in the base, and green in the fly.  Against the black is an inscription in Arabic in white.
John Duncan McMeekin, 29 Nov 2014


Coat of Arms of the 13th Emir

image sent by John Duncan McMeekin, 29 Nov 2014

Alhaji Dr. Ado Abdullahi Bayero (25 July 1930 06 June 2014) was the 13th Emir of Kano from 1963 until his death in June 2014.

The Coat of Arms of the 13th Emir of Kano used at his Golden Jubilee in 2013.  The emblem at the top resembles the black shade in the 14th Emir's Flag.
John Duncan McMeekin, 29 Nov 2014