Hussaina Umar Na’Aba, younger sister to former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Alhaji Ghali Umar Na’Aba, has confirmed that the politician is not dead.
Hussaina confirmed this on Friday in Kano, amidst rumours of the former lawmaker’s death.
According to her, “Na’Abba is hale and hearty. He is observing his fasting together with his Muslim brothers. He is happy and strong.”
Following mysterious deaths going on in Kano State, reports emerged on Thursday that Alhaji Ghali Umar Na’aaba’s is dead.
However, Hussaina said there was no iota of truth in the rumours, claiming she spoke to her brother a few moments ago.
‘’We heard about the rumour also but to God be the glory, he is hale and hearty,’’ said Hussaina.
She said Na’Aba has also debunked his death in a Facebook post.
Na’Aaba was the Speaker, House of Representatives between 1999-2003.