The death has been announced by the Registrar of the Bayero University, Kano (BUK) Malam Jamilu Ahmad Salim.
It was reported that Malam Jamilu Ahmad Salim died after a brief illness.
This was contained in a statement on Wednesday, signed by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Sagir Abbas.
According to the statement, “The University Management, expressed its heartfelt condolences to the family of the deceased, the University community, and the entire people of Kano State.
“He was a Registrar of the University for the past four years, was described as a dedicated and hardworking member of staff who contributed immensely to the growth and development of the institution.
“We pray that Allah forgives his shortcomings and grants him Aljannatul-Firdaus. Amin.”
The funeral prayer for the deceased has been scheduled to be held at 10:00 am today, Wednesday, at the BUK Central Mosque, New Campus, Kano.