Billionaire Abdul Samad Rabiu reportedly gifted the Emir Of Kano Aminu Ado Bayero a Rolls-Royce Ghost.
The Emir of Kano’s gift is a hand-built British-made uber-luxury Rolls-Royce Ghost is worth N100 million.
It joins other Rolls-Royce cars in the Emirates garage, including a 1952 Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith and Rolls-Royce Phantom VI.
Ado Bayero ascended the throne in March 2020, following the deposition of Muhammad Sanusi II.
61 year old Abdul Samad Rabiu, the CEO of BUA Group, is worth $4.1 billion, according to Forbes.
The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero, has received a Rolls-Royce Ghost sedan gift worth N100 Million from Kano State-born billionaire and CEO of BUA Group, Abdul Samad Rabiu.
The hand-built British-made Uber-luxury Rolls-Royce Ghost sedan was presented to the Emir of Kano at Emirate palace during a well attended ceremony.
The first-generation Ghost sedan joins other fleet of luxury Rolls-Royce cars that Emir of Kano inherited from the Emirates garage. These includes the iconic 1952 Model Rolls-Royce Silver Wraith that ferried the Queen of England during her first visit to Nigeria, and a Rolls-Royce Phantom VI.
Aminu Ado Bayero, the 15th Fulani Emir of Kano, ascended the throne on 9 March 2020, following the deposition of his nephew Muhammad Sanusi II by Governor Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.
Until his appointment, Alhaji Aminu Ado Bayero was the Emir of Bichi. Bichi one of the four rival emirates that was created by governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State.
Emir of Kano’s benefactor, Abdul Samad Rabiu is the founder of BUA Group, a Nigerian conglomerate active in cement production, sugar refining and real estate. The 61 year old Kano State-born billionaire and philanthropist is worth $4.1 billion, according to Forbes.