Hajiya Maimuna Sule, 87, the elder sister of elder statesman, Alhaji Maitama Sule, is dead.
She passed on in Kano yesterday at 4p.m.
The personal secretary to Maitama Sule, Alhaji N.A. Sheriff confirmed the passage of Hajiya Maimuna to Leadership Weekend in Abuja.
According to him, until her death in Sauda Hospital Kano, Hajiya Maimuna lived with her husband, the Sarki of Bichi in Bichi local government area of Kano State.
According to Sheriff, Hajiya Maimuna was buried according to Islamic rites yesterday.