Katsina State Deputy Governor Mannir Yakubu has condole the families of Late khalifa Abba Abdullahi who passed away on Monday at his residence Tankin ruwa Rafindadi on Monday after a protracted illness.
He was buried according to Islamic rites.
Late khalifa Abba Abdullahi Age 72 , is survived by 48 children many grand children.
The Deputy Governor, on his arrival, was received by the younger brother the of the khalifa, Mallam Abba Muzammil.
Alhaji Mannir Yakubu described the deceased as a great scholar that contributed a lot in the development of Islamic education.
Special prayers were being offered for mercy on the deceased.