The Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris, has died at the age of 84.
He was the 18th Emir of Zazzau and the Chairman of the Zazzau Emirate Council.
Personal Assistant on New Media to the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), confirmed his death in a tweet.
Ahmad tweeted, “The Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji (Dr.) Shehu Idris died at the age of 84, he had been on the throne for over 40 years. May Allah (SWA) forgive all his shortcomings and grant him Jannah al-Firdaus.”