The 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Ibrahim Dasuki, is dead. He died in a private hospital in Abuja on last night.
The late Dasuki is the father to former National Security Adviser, Col (rtd) Sambo Dasuki, who is currently facing corruption charges.
The ex-Sultan died at the age of 93. He was deposed as Sultan by the former military dictator, Sani Abacha, in 1996.
He is will be buried today according to Islamic rites today.