Monday, December 23, was a sad day for the governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello
– It was the day Governor Bello lost his elder sister, Hajia Rabiat Bello, who passed on at the Okene area of the state
– Rabiat died after a protracted sickness at the age of 59 The governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello, has announced the death of his elder sister, Hajia Rabiat Bello, who passed on at age 59 the in Okene local government area of the state on Monday, December 23.
The governor revealed this on Tuesday through a statement by his chief press secretary, Muhammed Onogu, made available to Legit.ng.
The statement partly read: “With total submission to the will of Almighty Allah, the family of Alhaji Bello Ipemida Ochi regret to announce the death of their beloved daughter Hajia Rabiat Bello following a protracted illness at age 59.
“We also wish to notify the public that the 3-day Fidau prayers for the peaceful repose of late Hajia Rabiat will come up on Thursday, 26th of December 2019 at her residence in Agassa , Okene local government area of Kogi state.”