The Coalition for Good Governance and Change Initiative during a peaceful protest, has appealed to Kano state Governor Alhaji Abba Kabir Yusuf to engage the owners of the structures marked for demolition on dialogue to ensure justice and fairness.
Convener of the protest, Zahraddeen Sani Baba, said that it is unfortunate properties worth N226 billion has been destroyed within three weeks in office by the new government.
The group along some other residents of Kano state have taken to the street to condemn what they describe as a destructive act carried out by the state government.
The protesters gathered at the frontage of the demolished multi-million Naira Daula Hotel along Hadejia road in the metropolis carrying placards with various inscriptions condemning the government policy.
Some of the placards read “Do the right thing Abba Kabir Yusuf”, “Don’t drive away investors from Kano”, and “Billions of Naira property demolished because of envy” among various others.
The group also called on the government to compensate the victims whose properties were destroyed