ajiya Zainab Marwa, wife of the former military Governor of Lagos and current Chairman of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, Brigadier General Mohammed Buba Marwa (retd.), has died at 66, the family said in a statement on Saturday.
The brief statement by the family disclosed that the deceased died in the early hours of Saturday after a brief illness.
The deceased is survived by four adult children: Abubakar, Mohamed Jr, Mariam and Zainab, and 10 grandchildren as well as her siblings and aged mother.
During her lifetime, she championed the course of women and the girl child.
The statement added that a burial arrangement will be announced at a later date by the family.