Former Education Minister, Dauda Birma Confirmed Dead.
The Former Nigeria presidential candidate and ex-minister of Education, Alhaji Dauda Birma has been confirmed dead.
Confirming the report in a Facebook post earlier, the deceased’s son, Musa Dauda Birma wrote:
“Innalillahi wa inna ilaihin rajiun, I lost a part of me that can never be replaced. May Allah swt forgive your sins n grant you janna.”
Birma had once aspired to lead the nation after he contested under the defunct All Nigeria Peoples Party (ANPP) Gistlover understands.
However, reports reaching us at this hour, confirmed that the former civil servant died in the wake of Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at his resident in the Adamawa State capital, Yola.
While reacting to his demise, sis associate, Suleiman Yerima, said he was with the Sarkin Gabas Adamawa and Waziri of Garkida (Birma) on Monday afternoon and that he was fairly well before his death.