Ahmed Jarma, the managing director of Adama Beverages Limited, the producers of Faro Table Water, has died aged 58.
Family sources said he passed away on Sunday morning at Nizamieye Turkish Hospital, Abuja after a brief illness.
The late Mr Jarma, who held the title of Jarman Misau, was the pioneer managing director of Adama Beverages Limited after the company was taken over by former Vice President Atiku Abubakar.
Mr Jarma was also the chairman of the North East branch of Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, MAN.
The funeral prayer will hold at Central Mosque, Abuja today.