The Management of Maryam Abacha American University of Niger has Commiserated with former governor of Kano State, Engr. Rabi’u Kwankwaso, over the death of his father, Alhaji Musa Sale Kwankwaso.
Kwankwaso, who was the District Head of Madobi, died in the early hours of Friday, December 25, 2020.
The condolence message was contained in a statement by President and Founder of the University, Professor Adamu Abubakar-Gwarzo and issued to newsmen in Kano on Sunday.
The statement said the deceased who was also the Makaman Karaye left behind two wives, 19 children and many grandchildren.
He described the death of District Head of Madobi, Alhaji Musa Sale Kwankwaso as a great loss not only to his immediate family but Kano emirate Council and the entire State.
“The Kano Emirate Council and people of Madobi District have lost a beloved traditional leader whose wise counsel and fatherly advice was most valuable to the state.
He prayed to Almighty Allah to forgive his shortcomings and grant his family and associates the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Abubakar-Gwarzo also condoled with the Kano Emirate Council and people of Madobi local government over the great loss.
The deceased, who had since been buried in accordance with the Islamic rites in Kano, left behind two wives, 19 children and many grandchildren.
May his gentle soul rest in peace, ameen.