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Hajiya Fatimah Passed away Tuesday PDF Print E-mail

We regret to announce the passing away of Hajiya Fatimah Aliyu who passed away on Tuesday the 26th of June 2012 in her residence in Zaria. She was born in 1917.

 Hajiya Fatimah is the senior sister to late Mallam Yaqoub Aliyu the father of Sheikh Ibraheem Zakzaky who also passed away about 30 years ago.

 She survived by a son Alhaji Aliyu Hajj who died during pilgrimage in Makka  1982 and left behind children.

Despite her old age, she was used to conducting many of her activities by herself. Almizan Newspaper had interviewed her last year in Sha’aban (1432AH). During the interview she read a poem specifically on the history of the house of Tajo the son of Limam (Imam) i.e her family background.

She was buried beside her brother Mallam Yaqoub Aliyu in accordance with her Will.

May her gentle soul rest in peace.