BREAKING:Emir Of Biu Dies.
Mai Umar Mustapha Aliyu Is Dead.
CityNews Nigeria reports that the traditional ruler of Biu in Borno State, Alhaji Mai Umar Mustapha Aliyu, is dead.
The monarch who ascended the throne in 1989 was 79 years-old at the time of his death.
The cause of the monarch’s death was not stated by the family, who described his demise as a huge loss.