Former governor of Sokoto state and senator representing Sokoto North Senatorial District, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, has lost his daughter, Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko.
Miss Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko died on Thursday, September 10th, at the age of 23 years.
She died at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, following childbirth complications.
Her funeral prayer was conducted Thursday night at the residence of Senator Wamakko, Sahabi Dange, road, Gawon Nama, Sokoto.
See photos from the funeral prayers below…
Other dignitaries who attended the funeral were Magajin Garin Sokoto and Magajin Rafin Sokoto, Alhaji Hassan Danbaba and Alhaji Rilwanu Bello, respectively.
Mr. Wamakko is currently the chairman of the Senate Committee on Defence and Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Anti Corruption.