Babagana Wakil, the Chief of Staff to Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, has died.
Read Also: 395 Nigerians Killed, 48 Injured In 39 Attacks In June – Report
This was disclosed in a statement issued by Isa Gusau, the governor’s spokesperson, on Wednesday.
According to Gusau, Wakil died on Wednesday. however, the details of his death were not disclosed.
Read Also: Nigeria Still Under Dictatorship – Kukah
The governor’s spokesperson stated that the deceased will be buried today in consonance with Islamic rites.
The statement read, “Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un. Jana’iza of late chief of staff, Dr Babagana Wakil is to hold 4pm today at his extended family residence in Shehuri North, Maiduguri.
“May Allah, Subhanahu Wa ta’ala, in His infinite mercy, forgive his shortcomings, admit him into aljanna and give his family the strength to bear our collective loss.”
Read Also: Court Denies Wadume, Six Others Bail
The late Wakil served as Chief of Staff to Zulum for a year before his demise.