The Senior Special Assistant on Security, Daura Zone, to the Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Masari, Rabe Ibrahim Jibia, has died after slumping at a wedding reception venue.
It was reported that the Governor’s aide died during the wedding fatiha of the daughter of the Special Adviser on Security Matters to the Governor, Alhaji Ibrahim Katsina at Banu Commasie, GRA, Katsina.
Jibia after slumping was taken to the Government House Hospital where he was pronounced dead on arrival by doctors.
“He was carried outside the venue of the wedding but there was no sign of recovery. It was at that point that it was suggested that he should be taken to hospital,” a source said.
The deceased, said to be a retired officer of the Department of State Services, has since been buried according to Islamic rites.
In another development, the grandmother of the former President of the United States of America, Barrack Obama, Sarah Onyango, is dead.
According to Nairobi News, the development was confirmed by her daughter, Marsat Obama, who disclosed that she died at the Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital, Kisumu at 4.45am on Monday.