- The death of a former federal legislature in Taraba, Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim, became known
- Ibrahim happened to be a brother of the late Hajiya Aisha Jummai Alhassan, a Former Minister of Women’s Affairs
- The former senator is said to have died on Tuesday October 5th in his home in Jalingo after a brief illness
Former Senator Abubakar Abdulazeez Ibrahim, the younger brother of Hajiya Aisha Jummai Alhassan (Mama Taraba), is dead.
Der 64-year-old man, who died on Tuesday October 5th after a brief illness in his residence in Jalingo, represented the central Senate zone of Taraba between 1999 and 2007.
Above In addition, the late Ibrahim twice ran for governor of the state, reports Daily Trust.
He studied engineering n and business studies at Ahmadu Bello University in Zaria, Kaduna state, and d was the owner of Ibramiyya Primary and Secondary School and Peacock College of Education in Jalingo.
In accordance With the Islamic religion, the funeral prayers for the deceased are held at 1.30 p.m. in the palace of the Emir of Muri, after which he is buried in the cemetery of Jika da Fari, where the remains of his deceased sister were also buried.
A tragedy strikes Nigeria when Mama Taraba dies at the age of 61
Aisha Alhassa, popularly known as Mama Taraba, was previously determined to be dead.
Suleiman Dantsoho, her former media advisor, confirmed the death. He said the former minister died in a hospital in Cairo on Friday May 7th.
Alhassan stood under the platform of the All Progressives in the 2015 Taraba gubernatorial elections Congress (APC), but lost to the incumbent governor Darius Ishaku, who ran under the platform of the Democratic People’s Party (PDP).
After losing her application, appointed president Muhammadu Buhari, their Minister for Women’s Affairs. She left the party after the party failed to acquit her for the 2019 gubernatorial elections.
Nigerians responded with many condolences on social media. @Usman_A_Gaskiya wrote:
“Innalillahi wa inna ilayhi Raji’un.
” This is an irreparable loss for Nigeria. I have just been informed of the death of Hajiya Jummai Alhassan (Mama Taraba) in Cairo, Egypt. May Allah have mercy on her soul and grant her Jannatul Firdaus. “