Naziru Ahmad, the popular and most cherished hausa musician was yesterday, 27 December, turbaned with noble traditional title in Kano kingdom which his colleagues, family, friends and well-wishers attended in their numbers as you can see in photos. The Mamman Shata, Maidaji Sabon Birni, Dankwairo, Narambada of our time received a letter last month through Danburan Kano with an order from Sarkin Kano to turban him “Sarkin Wakar Sarkin Kano” which translates to mean Chief of Kano king musicians. But before hand, he was generally referred to as “Sarkin Waka” chief of music by his fans. Emir Sanusi ll, emphasised that “Since he was holding the title of Danmajen Kano, Naziru has been singing praises of him till now he ascended the throne of Kano kingdom.”
Kannywood celebrities attended the turbaning ceremony in their numbers to rejoice with their colleague. King of Kannywood Ali Nuhu, Sadik Sani Sadik, Abba El-Mustapha, directors, managers, producers and all storms the Kano palace in their whitish turbans to make a uniform
with their friend and brother.
Photos of Turbaning ceremony of Naziru Ahmad: