‘Mama Taraba’s’ Brother, Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim Is Dead

Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim

Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim, the younger brother of Hajiya Aisha Jummai Alhassan, alias Mama Taraba, ex-Minister of Women Affairs is dead, Thecitypulsenews.com reports.

Recall that Mama Taraba died in May.

Source revealed that Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim died in his house in Jalingo after a brief illness, on Tuesday.

Aged 64, he was elected twice into the Senate, and represented Taraba central senatorial zone between 1999 and 2007.

He was also a two-time gubernatorial candidate in the state.

The deceased read Engineering and Business Administration at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria.

He was the proprietor of Ibramiyya Primary and Secondary Schools and Peacock College of Education in Jalingo.

He has since been buried according to Islamic rites, the funeral prayers took place around 1.30 pm at the palace of Emir of Muri.

The funeral prayers for his deceased sister Hajiya Aisha Jummai Alhassan, alias Mama Taraba held at the same place.

‘Mama Taraba’s’ Brother, Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim Is Dead
Senator Abdulazeez Ibrahim

He was later buried at Jika da Fari burial ground, where late Jummai was also buried

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