23 year old former Sokoto state governor, Aliyu Wamakko's daughter dies during childbirth - SALIENT TIMES ONLINE

23 year old former Sokoto state governor, Aliyu Wamakko's daughter dies during childbirth

Share This
By Our Correspondent


Former Sokoto State governor, Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, is bereaved as he lost one of his daughter, Sadiya Magatakarda Wamakko, during childbirth on Thursday, September 10.

Sadiya died at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, following complications arising childbirth. She was 23 years old.


Her funeral prayer was conducted Thursday night, September 10, at the residence of Senator Wamakko, Sahabi Dange, road, Gawon Nama, Sokoto.

The prayer was led by the Chief Imam of Sultan Bello Juma’at Mosque, Sokoto, Liman Malami Shehu Akwara.

The former governor is currently the chairman of the Senate Committee on Defence and Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Anti Corruption.