JUST IN: Former Yobe gov, Bukar Ibrahim, dies in Saudi Arabia


The former governor of Yobe State, Bukar Abba Ibrahim, passed away at the age of 73 on Sunday.

He passed away in Saudi Arabia following a prolonged illness, as asserted by an anonymous source.

According to repoprts, another individual close to the family shared on his Facebook page, “Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi rajiun.”

“Sen. Bukar Abba Ibrahim has passed away just now in Makkah. May Allah grant him peaceful repose and Jannatul Firdaus as his final abode Amin Thumma Amin.”

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