By Aliyu Dangida
Veteran actor, Usman Baba Pategi, popularly known as Samanja Mazan Fama, has died at the age of 84.
The Kaduna-based popular Hausa film actor died around 12:15 am on Sunday.
One of his sons, who announced Mohammad Usman, revealed that his father left behind two wives.
“He died at the age of 84 and left behind two wives and 12 children,” he stated.
According to Mohammad, the funeral prayer will be held at 10 am at a mosque in Kabala Costain, Kaduna.