Olawale Ibrahim ,Lokoja
The death has been announced of Hajia Haawau Oziohu Bello ,the mother of the Kogi State governor , Yahaya Bello.
Hajia Bello died at her in Abuja residence after brief illness at age 101.
In statement issued by the governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Adoza Bello who is last born of the deceased , a copy of which was made available to journalists in Lokoja on Sunday
The remains leaves for Abuja yesterday evening and would committed to mother earth in residence at Nagazi at 10 am on Monday
The part of statement read thus’,’With total submission to the will of Allah, on behalf of the family of Alhaji Bello Ipemida Ochi, We regret to announce the passing away of our matriarch ,Hajia Hauwau Oziohu Bello who answered the call of Allah this evening after a brief illness.
“We are relieved that her passing was peaceful and painless. Her funeral will be held on Monday, 16th of March,2020 by 10am at Her residence in Nagazi, OKENE Local Government Area of Kogi State in accordance with Islamic rites.
“Until her death, she was aged 101 and survived by children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and many adopted children.”