This was announced by the Secretary to the State Government, Usman Alhaji, shortly after the former Emir, Aminu Ado Bayero, was appointed as the new Emir of Kano on Monday.
Nasiru, is the younger brother to the newly appointed Emir, Aminu Ado Bayero.
Earlier, Muhammadu Sanusi II was removed by the state government over allegations of consistently refusing to abide by instructions given to him.
According to Usman Alhaji, the removal was in line with the recommendation of the Kano State Public Complaint and Anti-Corruption Commission which summoned the emir.
The Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, on Monday, dethroned the 14th Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, after the traditional ruler’s five years on the throne.
The Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Usman Alhaji, in a statement in Kano on Monday, stated that the removal of Sanusi, whose grandfather, Muhammadu Sanusi I, was deposed in 1963, was unanimously approved by the state executive council.