Kwara Governor, AbdulRaman AbdulRazak loses father
Father of the Governor of Kwara State and first lawyer from the Northern region of Nigeria AbdulGaniyu Folorunso AbdulRazaq, SAN is dead.
He was 93.
According to a family statement signed by one of the children of the deceased Dr. Alimi AbdulRazaq the patriarch of the Abdulrazaq family died at about 2 in the early morning of Saturday.
Until his death he was the Mutawali of Ilorin, Tafida of Zazzau and Chairman of the Nigerian Body of Benchers.
He is survived by his 90-year old wife, Alhaja Raliat Abdulrazaq, illustrious children, including the incumbent Governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq, and grandchildren.
Arrangement for his interment is expected to be announced shortly.