Nigeria's Kaduna to Bury Governor

Kaduna State Governor Patrick Yakowa, who died in a helicopter crash, will be buried tomorrow.
  • Nigeria:  Kagoma Set for Yakowa's Burial

    Daily Trust, 20 December 2012

    Located in Jema'a local government area of Kaduna State, the town where Yakowa hailed from was said to have never witnessed such large number of personalities in the past. read more »

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Governor Patrick Yakowa's remains arrive for burial.

  • Nigeria:  'Yakowa Had Premonition of His Death'

    Daily Trust, 20 December 2012

    Just last week Yakowa chaired the weekly executive council meeting held inside the chamber of Sir Kashim Ibrahim House, but yesterday his remains were laid there before the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Azazi/Yakowa - When Death Speaks...

    This Day, 20 December 2012

    Upon my return from the United States in June last year with the completed manuscript of my book on the Yar'Adua years, I had some doubts about whether or not I should publish the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Tears As Yakowa's Corpse Arrives Kaduna

    Daily Trust, 19 December 2012

    The remains of Governor of Kaduna State Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa and that of his associate Dauda Tsoho who died in helicopter crash in Bayelsa State last Saturday arrived in Kaduna ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Kaduna Weeps As Yakowa's Remains Arrive State for Burial

    This Day, 19 December 2012

    The rite of passage for former Kaduna State Governor, Mr. Patrick Yakowa, who died in a naval helicopter crash in Bayelsa State on Saturday, began yesterday as his body arrived in ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Final Journey Begins - Yakowa's Remains Arrive in Kaduna

    Leadership, 19 December 2012

    The remains of the late governor of Kaduna State, Sir Patrick Ibrahim Yakowa, and that of his close associate, late Dauda Tsoho yesterday arrived in Kaduna from Bayelsa State after ... read more »