The immediate past Chief Judge of Kano State High Court of Justice, Shehu Atiku is dead.
Atiku who died on Sunday has been laid to rest (today) Monday, 28th September, 2020 in Kano according to Islamic traditions.
Mr. Baba Ibrahim Jibo, the Public Relations Officer of Kano High Court, in a press statement, issued on Monday morning, confirmed the demise of the jurist.
On the cause of the death of Justice Atiku, Mr Jibo, said that the former CJ died of an undisclosed ailment.
The late Justice Atiku has been buried according to Islamic rite and the final Islamic funeral rites were performed on his remains at Umar Ibn Khattab Mosque, on Monday morning, before his internment in accordance with Islamic traditions.
Information Drillers gathers that the late jurist retired as the state Chief judge in 2015 and he died at the age of 65.