The Periscope reporter
The Numan traditional ruler, a first class chief, Hama Bachama Mr Honest Stephen, is dead.
Chief Timawus Mathias, Bachama Kingdom’s Nzobyalata Hama Bachama and Spokesman, reported the death in Numan on Sunday.
Mathias said the deceased, 66 years old, died at his palace in Numan, Adamawa state in the early hours of Sunday.
“He died following a brief illness. Already the funeral rights are well underway according to Bachama tradition in Lamurde, the Kingdom’s headquarters,” Mathias said.