Thousand of well-wishers of Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, within and around Kano attended the funeral prayer of his mother Hajiya Fadimatu Umaru Ganduje in Kano.
The funeral prayers lead by the Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II at 03:10pm in Ganduje town.
Among the long list of dignitaries that witnessed the prayer includes Kano state Deputy Governor, Professor Hafiz Abubakar, Hon. Ministers of Interior, Education and Agriculture Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, Alh. Adamu Adamu and Hon. Hadi Sirika.
Other top dignitaries also includes AIG in charge of Zone one, Kano, Shu’aibu Lawal Gambo, Commandants of both Bukavu and Janguza Barracks, the Kano commissioner of Police, Muhammad Katsina.
Others are members of the State and federal House of Assemblies, members of the State Executive councils, District heads and all the village heads of Dawakin Tofa local Government areas.
The 95 years decease was buried at Ganduje town by 3.30pm after Friday prayer.
Prayers were offered for the repose of her soul.