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The governors present were Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto, Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi, Bello Matawale of Zamfara, Nasiru El-Rufai of Kaduna, Simon Lalong of Plateau, Sani Bello of Niger and Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa.

A family member, Malam Faruku Yabo, confirmed that the deceased, who was survived by two wives, 14 children and many grand children, had been buried in Yabo, his hometown, after a funeral prayer led by the Chief Imam of Yabo, Sheikh Lema Faruk

Although the details of the caucus meeting holding as at press time at the Akwa Ibom State Governor’s Lodge, Asokoro were undisclosed, one of the issues being speculated to be on the agenda was the defection of Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State from the PDP to the All Progressives Congress.