Wakil Babagana, the chief of staff to Borno state governor, Babagana Zulum, is dead.
The governor’s spokesperson, Isa Gusau disclosed this in a statement this on Wednesday morning.
According to the spokesman, Wakil died on Wednesday.
However, the details of death is not yet known.
Gusau said the burial would be held today at the deceased extended family residence in Shehuri North, Maiduguri, according to the Islamic rites.
The statement read, “Innalillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un. Jana’iza of late chief of staff, Dr Babagana Wakil is to hold 4pm today at his extended family residence in Shehuri North, Maiduguri.
“May Allah, Subhanahu Wa ta’ala, in His infinite mercy, forgive his shortcomings, admit him into aljanna and give his family the strength to bear our collective loss.”