On Monday, Former Governor, Hassan Dankwambo of Gombe State confirmed the death of the Emir of Billir, Dr. Abdu Buba.
The first class ruler of Tangale chiefdom in Gombe, Dr. Abdu Buba had months ago tested positive for coronavirus but recovered after treatment for 12 days.
The former Governor did not give details of his death.
in a post on his Twitter page expressed shock over the Emir’s death and condoled with the family of the Emir and people of Gombo over his death.
His tweet read: “My Family and I would like to extend our heartfelt condolences to the good people of Gombe over the death of His Royal Highness, Dr. Abdu Buba Maisheru ll (Mai Tangale) the Emir of Billiri.
His death came as a rude shock, but I pray Almighty God grant his soul, eternal repose.“