Shehu Atiku, former Chief Judge of Kano State High Court of Justice, has been laid to rest on Monday in Kano.
Ibrahim Jibo, Public Relations Officer of the Kano High Court, made the announcement. He said Atiku died of an undiclosed ailment.
The final Islamic funeral rites were performed on his remains at Umar Ibn Khattab Mosque, on Monday morning, before his internment in accordance with Islamic injunctions.
Atiku retired as the state chief judge in 2015.