The Emir of Gusau, Alhaji Muhammad Kabir Danbaba, is dead.
91-year-old Danbaba reportedly died today, March 5, at the Nigeria Turkish Nizamiye hospital in Abuja after a protracted illness.
His death has been confirmed by the State Commissioner for Information, Ibrahim Magaji.
The late Emir celebrated his 90th birthday and his 30 year on the throne in September 2014.
He is survived by his wives, 37 children and many grandchildren.