His Highness, the Emir of Kano Muhammad Sanusi II hosted the Global shapers Kano Hub to a meeting at his palace on Tuesday 29th December 2015. Shapers updated the emir on the projects they’ve carried out since their last visit in December last year, these include Shaping Davos 2015, the annual blood drive 2015; Skills acquisition for IDPs in Kano, and Stammerers’ workshop.
His Highness was also briefed of upcoming projects, most notably the proposed Rebuilding of the ancient Kano City wall which the Emir described as being a very laudable initiative and proposed a fund raiser be carried out to fund the project. He also commended the hub for its unwavering contributions to the welfare of the community, sustainable development in Kano, and the nation at large. He charged the Shapers not to relent in their efforts in spite of challenges they may face as the youth are the future of the nation.
The visit concluded with the submission of a proposed plan for Rebuilding of the Kano City wall and a photo session with the Emir.