Emir of Lafia dies at 84


It was a sad day for the people of Nasarawa State when it was announced that the Emir of Lafia, Isah Mustapha Awgai I, was confirmed dead at age 84.

The news was confirmed by a member of the Lafia Emirate Council, Ajiyan, Lafia, Sule Abubakar, he said the Emir passed on at the Nazemiya Teaching Hospital, Abuja, in the early hours of Thursday after an illness, the deceased ascended the throne in 1974.

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