Kano state Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje early Sunday morning announced the appointment of the new emir of Gaya.
He is Alhaji Aliyu Ibrahim-Gaya.
The Secretary to the State Government, Alhaji Usman Alhaji, announced the appointment on behalf of the Governor.
Ibrahim-Gaya was until his appointment the Ciroman Gaya.
Ibrahim-Gaya succeeded his late father, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir who died at the age of 91 years after protracted illness.