JUST IN: Inuwa Abdulkadir dies at 54

NEWS DIGEST – The immediate past National Vice Chairman (North-West) of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Barrister Inuwa Abdulkadir, has died at the age of 54.

Abdulkadir died at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto in the early hours of Monday after a brief illness.

Before his death, he was the Chairman and Pro-chancellor of the Sokoto State University.

The Public Relations Officer of the University, Zayyanu Shehu, who confirmed the death, said his funeral prayer would take place at his Gawon Nama residence around 2pm on Monday.

He is survived by two wives and nine children.