Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi his condolences to the Sultan of Sokoto over the death of his elder brother Chiroman Sokoto, Alhaji Buhari Abubakar.
The deceased died on Thursday prior to a protracted illness.
Mallam Yahaya Sarki, Special Adviser to the governor on Media made this known in a statement made available to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Birnin Kebbi on Tuesday.
“We received with shock the death of Chiroma, this big loss is for all of us, it is indeed a big loss for both Sokoto and Kebbi States,” he said.
Bagudu prayed to Almighty Allah to grant the deceased Aljannatul Firdaus and the family the fortitude to bear the loss.