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Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has reportedly lost his father Abdulganiyu Abdulrasaq.



The death of the Kwara state Governors father was announced on Saturday morning by a family member, Dr Alimi Abdulrazaq.

The arrangement for his burial will be announced shortly said the announcer, however he died at 93.

The deceased was former Nigeria’s Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire and reputed as the first Kwara Commissioner of Finance upon the creation of the state in 1967.


The late Mutawali of Ilorin and Tafida of Zazzau in Zaria, Kaduna State, was also the former Chairman of the Nigerian Body of Benchers.

He is survived by his 90-year-old wife, Raliat AbdulRazaq, children including Governor AbdulRahman, and grandchildren.