loading...
Former Nigerian Presidential Candidate, Hassan Yusuf Is Dead - News On Points

Former Nigerian Presidential Candidate, Hassan Yusuf Is Dead


A former Nigerian presidential candidate, Hassan Yusuf has been reported dead, sending family and friends into deep grief.
According to a Punch Metro report, Alhaji Hassan Yusuf, a second republic Presidential candidate of the Peoples Redemption Party, has died at the age of 83 years.
The son of the deceased, Yusuf Hassan, said Yusuf died on Tuesday at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital after a protracted illness and was buried on Tuesday in Damaturu.
He said the deceased left behind 4 wives, 20 children and 55 grandchildren.
Hassan Yusuf succeeded the late Aminu Kano as the presidential candidate of PRP and contested against late Shehu Shagari in 1983.
The late politician started politics in 1958 as a youth leader under the Northern Elements Progressives Union (NEPU), later joined Action Group and the PRP.
Gov. Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State, Alhaji Maimala Buni, APC governorship candidate, Emirs of Damaturu and Nguru were among dignitaries that attended the funeral prayers in Damaturu.
Former Nigerian Presidential Candidate, Hassan Yusuf Is Dead Former Nigerian Presidential Candidate, Hassan Yusuf Is Dead Reviewed by NewsOnPoint on January 23, 2019 Rating: 5

No comments:

NewsOnPoint is your news, entertainment, music, fashion website. We provide you with the latest breaking news, photos and videos straight in real time.

Want to reach your target audience? Then advertise with us to reach our thousands of daily readers.

Call 07032341798 for advert placement. Want to share your stories with us or make other inquiries? Then send us an email
Contact us:

Powered by Blogger.