Wife of new Police IG, MD Abubakar passes on
We have reports coming in that Hajiya Maryam Abubakar, wife of the newly appointed Inspector General of Police, MD Abubakar, died in the early hours of this morning. She was said to have suffered a brief illness.
Abubakar was appointed Acting Inspector General of Police last week following the forced retirement of former IGP, Alhaji Hafiz Ringim. According to The Will, Police Force Deputy Spokesman, Mr. Yemi Ajayi this morning said his office has not been formally briefed on the subject, but added that a formal statement should be available later in the day.