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General News of Wednesday, 6 October 2021


Former Senator Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim is reported dead

Former senator, Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim Former senator, Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim

Former senator Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim has been reported dead. He died at the age of 64 in his Jalingo residence on Tuesday, October 5.

The senator died after a brief illness.

He is said to be the younger brother of Hajiya Aisha Jummai Alhassan, (Mama Taraba). He represented the Taraba Central Senatorial Zone between 1999 and 2007.

The funeral prayers for the deceased will be conducted at 1.30 pm at the palace of the Emir of Muri and later buried at Jika da Fari burial ground, where the remains of his late sister were also laid to rest.

The late senator Abubakar Ibrahim, studied Engineering and Business Administration at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Kaduna state, and was the proprietor of Ibramiyya Primary and Secondary Schools and Peacock College of Education in Jalingo.

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