UPDATED :Ex-Gov Hamza Abdullahi’s Funeral Prayer Takes Place In Kano Today

By Abdullateef Jos

The funeral prayers of Late former Military Governor of old Kano State,  Air Vice Marshall Hamza Abdullahi, will be performed today, Friday evening at the Emir of Kano Palace.

Abdullahi, 73, who hail from Hadejia, died on Wednesday at a German hospital after a brief illness.

A statement signed by Alhaji Musa Gwadabe said the remains of the late military officer will arrived Kano this from Germany.

The statement said the funeral prayer will performed at exactly 8.00pm .

Late Air Vice Marshall Hamza Abdullahi who died on Wednesday 2nd December, was a military governor of old Kano State from 1984 to 1985.

He was appointed the Minister of Works and Housing from 1985 to 1986 and became the FCT Minister from 1986 to 1989.