Emir of Jama’are dies at 92

The Emir of Jama’are in Bauchi State, Alhaji Muhammadu Wabi III is dead.

He died at the age of 92, at about 12:15 a.m. on Sunday morning at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital after a ‘protracted illness.


Wabi was installed emir in 1970 following the death of his father Muhammadu Wabi II.The late emir is survived by four wives, 35 children and many grandchildren.

The remains of Wabi were laid to rest same day at 2:00 p.m. in Jama’are town.

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