By Chinenye Festus:-
Dr. Babagana Wakil, the chief of staff to Governor Babagana Zulum of Borno state, was allegedly confirmed dead in the early hours of Wednesday, July 1, after a brief illness.
The sad development was disclosed in a statement published by Malam Isa Gusau, a special adviser to Governor Zulum on public relations and strategy, Daily Trust reports.
Gusau revealed: “Jana’iza of the late chief of staff, Dr. Babagana Wakil, is to hold 4 pm today at his extended family residence in Shehuri North, Maiduguri.
According to Islamic rites, the late chief of staff will be buried the same day. “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. Gusau said.