Tuesday, April 20, 2021

JUST IN: Ex-Katsina sole administrator, Ali-Jos, dies at 78


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A retired Assistant Inspector General of Police, AIG, Hamisu Ali-Jos has died Tuesday morning in an Indian hospital, a family source confirmed.

Mr Ali-Jos died at the age of 78, leaving behind a wife and six children.

A younger brother to late Ali-Jos, Hamza Ali, told DAILY NIGERIAN that the deceased had been in the Indian hospital receiving treatment since December 2019.

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“From Allah we are and unto Him, we shall return. Our elder brother, former AIG Hamisu Ali, has reached his time, after protracted illness in a Hospital at India, where he was receiving treatment since December 2019,” he stated.

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DAILY NIGERIAN reports that late Ali-Jos was the sole administrator of Katsina State during the late Sani Abacha’s regime.

He was a retired AIG, where he served at Zone 2 in the year 1999.

He was also a one-time Commissioner of Police, Katsina State Police Command.

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