The Death of the Emir of Rano, in Kano State, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila II, has generated several reactions from different Nigerians.
Naija News reported that the emir passed away on Saturday at a hospital in Kano at the age of 74. The late emir left behind 17 children comprising of 12 female and five males.
The report said quoted the Turakin Rano and House of Representatives Member of Rano, Kibiya, and Bunkure, Alhaji Kabir Alhassan Rururm to have confirmed the death of the Emir.
Rarutum said the late emir would be buried this evening in the emirate.
Meanwhile, several Nigerians have mourned the late emir who was installed earlier this year as The Ruler of Rano emirate By Governor Abdullahi Ganduje
Here are the reaction of Nigerians below
Breaking: Emir of Rano Alhaji Tafida Abubakar II deceased. May his soul Rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/pRUJHjvpfM
— King of the north (@arafatrogo) May 2, 2020
Inna lillahi wa inna ilahir raji’un. The Emir of Rano has passed. May God grant him Jannatul Firdaus. May He give his people the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.
— Dabon Dambazau (@Musaddiqww) May 2, 2020
Rip to the Emir of Rano Tafida Abubakar!!
We’ve really lost great men this year more than ever before!!
May Allah forgive them and grant them Jannatul fiddausee..Ameen pic.twitter.com/HksF1fhv9V
— Ibro (@Ibrahim_s_ahmad) May 2, 2020
Innalillahi wainna ilaihirrajiun. Emir Of Rano, Kano is death. May Allah forgive his shortcomings and grant him Jannatul Firdausi. Aamiin pic.twitter.com/gcWIXekdEt
— Z A N N A H (@__usyy) May 2, 2020
Emir of Rano is dead.
The monarch died today at a Specialist Hospital in Nassarawa after a brief illness.
Rano emirate is one of the emirates created by Governor Ganduje in Kano.
May God console his family, his community and the people of Kano state. pic.twitter.com/zCIk3sfXnW
— Naija (@Naija_PR) May 2, 2020
The unfortunate tenure of the current Emir Of Kano is a disaster and bad luck altogether. Emir Of Rano is dead. Oh Sanusi pic.twitter.com/nMfuvqO7k6
— OONI OF ABUJA (@Deji_OoniAbj) May 2, 2020
Just In: Emir of Rano died, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila II of Kano state. May almighty Allah forgive him and overlook his shortcomings and grant him Al-Jannatu Fridaus. pic.twitter.com/mGkD6v67lg
— Alaya Abdullateef Is’haq (@AlayaHaq) May 2, 2020