Famous Kano Hotelier, Tahir Fadlallah dies at 78
A renowned hotelier and industrialist, Tahir Fadlallah, owner of Tahir Guest Palace Hotel in Kano is dead.
He died in Beirut, Lebanon on Friday morning, according to Garba Shehu, Spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari, on Friday on his Instagram page.
“We have lost Tahir. May Allah grant him Aljannah. This picture was taken shortly after they released him from hospital after months of treatment in Beirut.,” Shehu wrote on Instagram with a picture of himself and Tahir.
Also, Senator Shehu Sani wrote on Twitter:
Just learned of the death of Mr Tahir Fadlalah;a great Kano based Lebanese Businessman & https://t.co/0KcOlmwNtA accomplished man who believed & proudly identified himself with his adopted country in good & bad times.A great loss to Nigeria & the Lebanese https://t.co/tusFCtTFXI.
— Senator Shehu Sani (@ShehuSani) April 29, 2022
The late hotelier, aged 78 left behind a wife and five children
Until his death, Fadlallah was the chairman of the Lebanese Community in Kano.