Osun-Born Professor Dies in Kano

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Osun-Born Professor Dies in Kano

Prof. Monsuru Emiola

Another prominent Nigerian has died in Kano State.

The Osun-Born Professor, Prof. Monsuru Emiola Dies in Kano

He is Prof. Monsuru Emiola of the Bayero University, Kano (BUK), a native of Oyo State.


The don died at the university clinic after a brief illness.

Emiola was a senior lecturer with the Physical and Health Education Department, Faculty of Education

BUK had, on April 26, lost a lecturer in the Faculty of Communication, Prof. Balarabe Maikaba.

Kano has recorded deaths of a number of indigenes since mid-April. Investigators said some died of coronavirus complications.

They include Ibrahim Ayagi; Aliyu Umar Dikko, Abdullahi Lawal; Musa Ahmad Tijjani; Adamu Dal; Nasiru Maikano Bichi; Musa Umar Gwarzo; Ustaz Dahiru Rabiu.

Others are Salisu Lado; Nene Umma; Garba Sarki Fagge; Shamsiyya Mustapha; Nene Umma; Garba Sarki Fagge; Nasiru Maikano Bichi; Rabiu Dambatta; Kabiru Ibrahim Bayero and mother of a businessman, Ado Gwanja.