BY MARY KUYE
Kano State has lost another prominent indigene of the state to mysterious a death.
Surprisingly, Dr Ghali Umar of the Department of Architecture of the Kano State University of Science and Technology, died on Monday, fuelling fears in the city.
In his reaction, the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Professor Shehu Musa, in a statement, said: ” We regret to announce the death of Arch. Dr Ghali Kabir Umar, of the Department of Architecture.”
Ghali, until his death, was a Head of Department and a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Architecture, Kano University of Science and Technology, Wudil.
On Sunday, the development assumed a frightening dimension with the death of a renowned Professor of Mass Communication in Bayero University Kano (BUK), Prof. Balarabe Maikaba.
Prominent among those who died were: Prof Ibrahim Ayagi, Dr Musa Umar Gwarzo, Alhaji Dahiru Rabiu (former Grand Khadi), Musa Tijjani (Editor of Triumph Newspaper) and Adamu Isyaku Dal (former SUBEB Executive secretary).
Others were: Alhaji Salisu Lado, Hajiya Shamsiyya Mustapha, Hajiyaj Nene Umma, Alhaji Garba Sarki Fagge, Dr Nasiru Maikano Bichi, Secretary Student Affairs, North-West University, Prof. Aliyu Umar Dikko of Physiology Department of Bayero University Kano and Ado Gwanja’s mother, former Commissioner of Education during the military era, Alhaji Aminu Yahaya, among others.