The Periscope reporter
Mubi North local government and the Emirate Council are mourning the death of Alhaji Yahaya Vokna, father to the Chairman Mubi North local government, Hon. Suleiman Yahaya Sudi.
Alhaji Yahaya Vokna is reported to have transited to great beyond after a protracted illness. He was 105 years old.
The centenarian is survived by 4 wives, 38 children and 150 grand and great grandchildren.
Vokna is buried today according to Islamic rite.
May Allah SWT forgive his weaknesses, bless him with Jannatul Firdaus and grant the family he left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.