The death of Hajiya Atika Abdulkadir Mujeli an ex-wife of former Governor of Sokoto state Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko has occurred.
In a statement Signed by Bashar Abubakar
S.A Media to Senator Wamakko and made available to newsmen in Sokoto.
Hajiya Atika died yesterday at a private Hospital in Abuja after a brief illness.
Her funeral prayer was led by the Chief Imam of Gumbi Jumu’at Mosque, Imam Abubakar Gumbi at the residence of late Magajin Gari Aliyu at Binanci Area, sokoto.
Hajiya Atika, had two children with Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Barrister Fodio Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko and Barrister Bello Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko.
Hundreds of sympathizers have continued to troop in for condolence visits both at Binanci and the residence of Senator Wamakko at Gawon Nama, Sokoto.
Similarly, the death of Hajiya Luba Aminu Liman Bodinga, Wife of the former Chairman of Bodinga Local Government, who is also State APC Financial Secretary, Hon. Aminu Liman Bodinga has occurred.
Hajiya Luba died at the early hours of today at her matrimonial house at Bodinga town.
The Chief Imam of Bodinga Jumu’at Mosque, Imam Faruk Bodinga led hundreds of Muslim faithful for her funeral prayer.
Senator Wamakko, described the demise of the deceased as the will of the Almighty Allah.
He prayed Allah to forgive their mistakes and reward them with Jannatul Firdausi
Parsonaliities that attended both funerals were: Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Minister of Police Affairs, Muhammadu Maigari Dingyadi, Executive Secretary of Police Trust Fund, Alhaji Abdullahi Bala Sokoto, APC Deputy gubernatorial candidate, Hon Idris Muhammad Gobir, APC Chairman, Sokoto State, Hon. Isah Sadiq Achida and his Deputy,, Hassan Bello Dangote.
Others were: Wazirin Sokoto, Prof. Sambo Qali Junaid, Magajin Rafin Sokoto, Alhaji Rilwanu Bello, Galadiman Garin Sokoto, Alhaji Aliyu Attahiru Galadanchi, Ulamas, politicians and members of the business community, among others.
Special prayers were offered by Mallam Bashir Gidan Kanawa for the repose of the departed souls.