The Chairman of the Northern Senators Forum, Aliyu Wamakko, has organised special prayers for late President Shehu Shagari. Three Islamic clerics, Khadi Tambari Yabo, Dr Jabir Sani Mai Hula and Malam Mujitaba A’Babba, led the prayers which were held at the Sokoto residence of the former President’s eldest son, retired Capt. Bala Shagari, who is the District Head of Shagari in Shagari Local Government of Sokoto.
The prayers were offered shortly after the marriage ceremony between late President Shehu Shagari’s grandson Nuraddeen Muhammad and Fatima Aliyu Nuhu.
Those in attendance included House of Representatives member-elect for Rabah and Wurno Federal Constituency, Architect Ibrahim Almustapha Rabah, gubernatorial running mate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Faruku Malami Yabo and the Chairman, Gubernatorial Campaign Council, Alhaji Muhammadu Maigari Dingyadi.