By Abubakar Salihu
The mother of the emir of Kano, Alh. Aminu Ado Bayero, Hajiya Maryam Ado Bayero is dead.
Late Hajiya Maryam is also the mother of another first-class chief, the emir of Bichi, Alh. Nasiru Ado Bayero.
Hajiya Maryam died jn the early hours of Saturday in Cairo Egypt after a protracted illness, a palace source confirmed.
A palace source disclosed that arrangement are in top gear to bring the corpse for burial in Kano.
The late Maryam was a Princess and elder sister to the present Emir of Ilorin Alh. Ibrahim Sulu Gambari.