Hajiya Fatima, a mother to Prof. Sani Mashi, former DG, Nimet has died after a protracted illness.
The 84-old grandmother died in the early hours of Friday in her home in Malumfashi.
She survives with three children, many grandchildren.
She has laid to rest in Malumfashi according to Islamic rite.
May her gentle soul rest in Jannah.