One-time Nigerian permanent representative to the United Nations, Maitama Sule is dead. The elder statesman known for his oratory died earlier Monday in a Cairo, Egypt according to a statement released by the family. The body of Alhaji Sule who holds the title of Danmasanin Kano is expected to arrive Nigeria tomorrow Tuesday, July 4. A funeral will be conducted at the Kano Central Jumaat mosque at the Emir's palace at 30 pm.pm Nigerian time.
Maitama Sule was Nigeria's 1st Minister of Mines (Petroleum) but didn't have an oil block. Before his death someone paid his hospital bills