Friday, 24 May 2013
General Muhammadu Buhari's Daughter Dies From Sickle Cell Disease
Zulai Buhari, 40, the first daughter of former Nigerian head of state, General Muhammadu Buhari (rtd) has died.
Saharareporters learnt Ms. Buhari died earlier today from sickle cell anemia, a source disclosed that she developed complications after having a baby two days ago Chasel Hospital, private clinic in Ungwar Sarki area of Kaduna.
Today she passed away despite effort save her. However, the new born baby is healthy and doing well.
Zulai's father General Buhari has been a candidate in several of Nigeria's presidential elections. Saharareporters contacted associates of the general who confirmed news of his bereavement, they said Zulai will be buried soon according to islamic rites.