A former Minister of Youth and Sports Development and former member of the immediate past National Working Committee of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Alhaji Inuwa Abdulkadir is dead.
Abdulkadir reportedly died in Sokoto in the early hours of Monday following a brief illness.
The deceased, aged 54, was before his death, the National Vice Chairman Northwest of the APC and a member of the party’s national working committee that was recently dissolved.
He also served during the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan.
Until his death, Mr. Abdulkadir was the chairman Governing Council of the Sokoto state University.
Confirming the death of the APC top notch to our correspondent, a relative Abba Abdulkadir said Inuwa has been battling with brief ailment and died at the early hours of Monday at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto.
He however said Inuwa Abdulkadir’s funeral prayer will be held by 2pm today in Sokoto.
Abdulkadir is survived by two wives and nine children.