The death has occurred of Hajiya Fadimatu Umaru Ganduje, mother to the Kano state governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. She died at about 7:00am Friday morning at the age of 95. Hajiya Fadimatu is survived by six children among whom are Alhaji Sama'ila Umar, the Madaki of Ganduje, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, the Gov. of Kano State and Alhaji Hussaini Umar Ganduje, the Executive Secretary of Kano State Teachers Board among others.
She will be buried at Ganduje town by 2.00pm after Friday prayers. May her soul rest in peace. Amen.