Dr Falmata Umara Zulum of Borno have lost her father, Alhaji Kauna Bulama Kyari who passed away on Friday at the age of 70 after a protracted illness.
A statement by the Press Secretary to the First Lady, Hajiya Aisha Ngubdo said the deceased passed away at his residence.
The statement said late Kyari was survived by his wife and seven children including the First Lady.
“He was survived by one wife, Hajiya Fatsuma and seven children among whom is Dr. Falmata Babagana Umara Zulum, who is the First Lady of Borno State, Ngubdo said.
The deceased has been buried according to Islamic rites.