President Muhammad Buhari formally sent a delegation to condole the government and people of Sokoto state over the death of Magajin Gari, Mayor of Sokoto, late Alhaji Hassan Danbaba
The team leader of the delegation and ministers of justice, Abubakar Malami conveyed the president’s condolence message stressing that the president directed the delegation to formally come to sokoto in respect for the deceased
Abubakar Malami together with minister of Aviation,Hadi Sirika, Minister of Water Resources
SuleimanHassan Adamu and Minister of Police Affairs
Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi prayed for the deceased, Alh. Hassan Danbaba.
Also at hand during the visit, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state and emir of Bichi Alh. Nasiru Ado Bayero took turn to pray for the demised soul of the grandson of sir Ahmadu Bello of Sokoto
Ganduje said the death shook the people and government of Kano state because of the close relationship the late Magajin Gari had with the people and government of the state
In a response, Gov Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto state expressed gratitude on behalf of government and people of the state.
Late Hassan Danbaba, died after a brief illness in Kaduna and was buried the same day in their family cemetery in Sokoto state.
Until his death, he was the chairman of Stonehenge Hotels.