The mother of the immediate-past President of the Senate, Senator (Dr.) Ahmad Ibrahim, Hajiya Halima (Baba) Ibrahim, is dead.
POLITICS NIGERIA reports that she was 86 years old.
Hajiya Ibrahim passed away on Saturday at her residence in Gashua town, Bade Local Government Area of Yobe State.
According to a statement by Senator Lawan’s Media Adviser, Dr. Ezrel Tabiowo, Hajiya Ibrahim will be buried according to Islamic rites on Sunday, October 15, 2023, at Gashua by 11am. Funeral prayers will be said for the deceased at the Gashua Central Mosque, located in the Emir’s Palace.
According to the statement, “Senator Ahmad Lawan appreciates the outpouring of love and support already received from friends, relatives, and colleagues.
“The family would like to extend deepest gratitude to all those who have reached out and offered their condolences, thoughts, and prayers during this time of immense sadness. Your love and support have been a source of strength, and they are forever thankful”.