Mahmood Abubakar’s death was announced by Governor of the state, Mohammed Abdullahi Abubakar, on Saturday.
Governor Abubakar disclosed this in a post on his verified Twitter page while condoling his family over their loss.
The tweet read “It’s with a heavy heart that I announce to you the passing away of a friend and brother, Engr. Mahmood Abubakar, Commissioner for Rural Development.
“I pray Almighty Allah forgives his shortcomings, and grant his family the strength to bear this irreparable loss.”