The Management of Federal University, Dutsinma, FUDMA, Katsina State, has announced the death of its Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics), Prof. Lawal Abdu.
The announcement was contained in a statement issued on Friday by the institution’s acting Director, Public Relations and Protocol, Habibu Matazu.
Mr Matazu said that the deputy vice-chancellor died on Friday, August 20 at a private hospital in Kano State.
“The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Armaya’u Bichi, announced that the burial of the late deputy vice-chancellor is scheduled for 5 pm. today (Friday) at the deceased’s family house in Katsina,” he said.
Consequently, Mr Matazu said that all academic activities had been suspended till August 21.