Senator Wamakko loses elder brother

District head of Lokobi in Wamakko local government, Alhaji Lima Tambari is dead
He died at age of 85 after a brief illness.

The deceased ( Ubandoman Lokobi) was an elder brother to the former governor of Sokoto State and the incumbent senator representing Sokoto North Senatorial District, Alhaji Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko

The deceased who died on Sunday late evening at the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital Sokoto has since been buried according to Islamic rites

The late Liman Tambari’s funeral prayer was led by the Chief Imam of Wamakko Central Mosque, Liman Shehu Ardo Wamakko.

The funeral prayer was attended by the younger brother to the deceased, Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko, Sokoto state governor, Dr Ahmed Aliyu Sokoto.

Others were, Speaker, Sokoto state house of assembly, Hon. Tukur Bala Bodinga, Secretary to the state government , Alhaji Muhammadu Bello Sifawa, former minister of Police Affairs, Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi

At funeral included, former Nigerian Ambassador to the Republic of Tanzania, Alhaji Sahabi Isah Gada, some members of the Sokoto state house of assembly, commissioners and special advisers.

The rest were, Galadiman Garin Sokoto, Alhaji Aliyu Attahiru Galadanci, traditional rulers, politicians, and Ulamas, among a retinue of many other important personalities from within and outside Sokoto State.

Speaking shortly after the burial, Senator Wamakko described the deceased as strong pillar and worthy ambassador to family

He said that death is inevitable
every soul will surely test it one day.

” It is inevitable for all mortals to depart this world only at God’s appointed time.”

The Senator went down memory lane to recall that they were eleven in their family, including the late Ubandoma Liman Tambari, but now only three of them are left behind.

He prayed to the Almighty Allah to forgive all the sins of the deceased and reward him with Jannatul Firdausi as his final abode.

Senator Wamakko also used the medium to thank all those who graced the funeral of his elder brother and prayed to Allah to reward them abundantly.

A special prayer was offered for the repose of the soul of the deceased by Mallam Muhammadu Dangande Wamakko, the Chief Imam of Dinkyal Jumu’at Mosque, in Wamakko Lcal Government Area of the state.

The late Liman Tambari Wamakko, left behind three wives and 15 children and many grand children