Al-Qalam University condoles family and close associates of late Maitama Sule.
The management team of Al-Qalam University Katsina was in Kano on thursday, 6th July, 2017 to condole the family and close associates of late Dan-Masanin Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Maitama Sule.
The management led by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Shehu Garki Ado was joined at the residence of the deceased by the Chairman Board of Trustees of the University, Alhaji Muhammadu lawal Kaita and the Pro Chancellor, Alhaji Sani Zangon Daura.
The Chancellor of the University, Alhaji Aminu Dantata was also at the residence and received the delegation together with former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Mamman Nasir and Professor Tijjani Hashim, the Galadiman Kano.
Prayers were offered to Allah to grant the deceased with Jannatul-Fir- Daus and also for his family and close associates including the Chancellor of the University the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Late Yusuf Maitama Sule died on Monday the 3rd of July, 2017 at a hospital in Cairo, Egypt and was laid to rest the following day at the Kofar Mazugal cemetery in Kano after a funeral prayer at the Kano Emir’s palace led by the chief Imam of Kano Professor Sani Zahradeen.
Born in 1929, late Maitama Sule was an acclaimed arator, politician, teacher, diplomat and a strong advocate of a united Nigeria.