Hajiya Murja Bara’u, the mother of Alhaji Dahiru Mangal, the owner of Max Air, has passed away.
Member representing Katsina Local Government Area in the State House of Assembly, Hon. Ali Abu Albaba, confirmed the news this morning.
Sources said that she died last night after a brief illness at the age of 85.
Her funeral prayer is expected to take place at the Mangal Mosque at Kofar Kwaya, after Friday prayers.
However, other sources said the funeral prayer will take place at her residence in Kerau, Katsina metropolis at 3pm.