The Chief of Staff to Governor Zulum of Borno State, Babagana Wakil is dead.
This was announced in a statement by the Governor’s spokesperson, Isa Gusau on Wednesday.
He said Wakil died on Wednesday morning, however, no information was given regarding the circumstances surrounding his death.
Gusau disclosedn that the remains of the deceased will be buried today in line with Islamic rites.
The statement reads:
“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.”