Education Minister loses mother



By Chimezie Godfrey

The mother of Education Minister, Adamu Adamu, Hajiya Fatima Adamu Baaba is dead. 

In a statement on Friday, the Director, Press, Federal Ministry of Education, Ben Bem Goong said the Minister confirmed that his mother died at the early hours of Friday.

“The minister confirmed that her mother died in the early hours of this morning. 

“Burial is about to take place in Azare, Bauchi state in accordance with Muslim rights.  

“Other details will come your way in the course of proceedings,” Ben Bem Goong said.