The Deputy Vice Chancellor of the Bayero University, Kano Prof. Haruna Wakiki is dead.
This was disclosed by the Management of Bayero University Kano on Saturday, June 20, 2020.
Hajiya Fatima Binta Muhammad, the University Registrar told Reporters in Kano that the erudite scholar died at the wee hours of Saturday, June 20, 2020, at the National Hospital Abuja.
The erudite professor of History who died after a protracted illness was taken to India for medical treatment for six months, and returned to the country during the COVID-19 lockdown window.
The deceased was a Professor of History, who specialized in History of Riots, Revolts, Conflicts, Peace studies, Democracy and Good Governance. He was also a former Commissioner of Education in Jigawa State.
He was also the former Director, Aminu Kano Centre for Democratic Research and Training (Mambayya House).
The Registrar said funeral arrangement would be announced later.