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General News of Monday, 3 January 2022


Woman dies in Bauchi auto crash one month to her wedding

The late Hauwa Abdullahi Shehu The late Hauwa Abdullahi Shehu

A third-year student of the Bauchi State University, known as Hauwa Abdullahi Shehu, has lost her life in a fatal motor accident a month to her wedding.

Hauwa died in the crash which occurred on her way back to school in Gadau on Sunday, December 2, 2021,

According to her colleagues, she was a kind, gentle and generous young woman, who was set to get married to ASP Abdulmuhyi Bagel, on February 5.

Bauchi State Commissioner of Power, Science and Technology, Hon. Maryam Garba Bagel, confirmed the sad news, adding that the groom is her younger brother.

"This afternoon, we received the shocking demise of our beautiful sister-in-law to be ‘Ummi’. Ummi, a fiancee to my brother ASP Abdulmuhyi Bagel, was scheduled to wed on 5th February but Allah did not will so. May Allah forgive her gentle soul and grant her Jannah. Ameen," she wrote.

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