Former Gombe governor, Abubakar Hashidu, dies

former governor of Gombe State, Abubakar Hashidu, has died.

He reportedly died on Friday morning.

Mr Hashidu’s daughter-in-law, Farida Kabir, confirmed his death on her Twitter handle, saying: “Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un.

“My father-in-law Alhaji Abubakar Habu Hashidu, former governor of Gombe state died this morning. Kindly including him in your prayers. Thank you!”