Professor Haruna Wakili, Bayero University’s Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Administration), Kano state is dead.
Wakili was also the former director, Aminu Kano Center for Democratic Research and Development (Mambayya House), and Jigawa Education Commissioner.
Speaking of the death, former governor of the state of Jigawa, Sule Lamido expressed sadness over the development. Below is a statement signed by Mansur Ahmed, its publicity adviser;
“With total submission to the will of almighty Allah, we lost our own Professor Haruna Wakili Deputy Vice-chancellor Administration of Bayero University Kano, former director Bayero University centre of political research, Mumbayya House, former Jigawa state commissioner of Education under Sule Lamido administration.”
“May Jannatul Firdaus be your final abode, Sir.”
After confirmation of the incident, University Registrar Hajia Fatima Binta Muhammad disclosed that the varsity don died early Saturday after a prolonged illness at the Abuja National Hospital.