JIGAWA State Government has announced the demise of its former Military governor, Brigadier General Ibrahim Aliyu who died in Kaduna on Friday.
The announcement was made in a press statement signed by the Special Adviser, Media and Public Relations to the governor Habibu Nuhu Kila,
It reads: “His Excellency, Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar, of Jigawa State with utter sadness, announced the death of a former Military Administrator of Jigawa State, Brigadier General Ibrahim Aliyu (rtd), who died yesterday Friday in Kaduna.
“Governor Badaru described the death of General Aliyu as a great loss to the people and government of Jigawa State.
“He said that the late General sacrificed his life in the service of humanity.
“Governor Badaru prayed to the Almighty Allah to grant him eternal rest and give his family and people of Jigawa State the fortitude.”