Wife of Emir of Daura died at 70 years
The Emir of Daura, Alhaji Umar Farouk Umar lost his first wife, Hajiya Binta Umar, to death in the early hours of Friday, Katsina Post learned.
This was confirmed to newsmen by Sarkin Labaran Daura, Malam Usman Ibrahim, (Chief Information Officer) of the Emirate Council, on Friday in Daura, Katsina State.
According to him, Late Hajiya Binta died at the age of 70 years at about 8am on Friday at the emir’s palace and has been buried according to Islamic rites.
Ibrahim said that the funeral prayer was led by the Chief Imam of Daura Central Mosque, Malam Suleiman Salisu.
The deceased was survived by her husband, six children and many grand children, as well as her adopted children.