Monday, January 30, 2012

New IGP's wife dies

Less than one week after being appointed acting Inspector- General of Police (IGP), death has dealt a fatal blow to the family of Mohammed Abubakar.
Maryam - his wife of many years - described as his pillar of support, reportedly passed on in the early hours of Monday.
The sad news was confirmed to our correspondent in Kano, at the family house, where she reportedly lived and died.
Although the cause of her death could not be verified, a source close to the family expressed shock at her death, saying she was hale and hearty as at yesterday, betraying no visible signs of illness.
Although there was no official confirmation yet from the Force Headquarters in Abuja, news of the death had circulated within the police hierachy.