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Exclusive Report - Emir of Lafia dies at 84
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The chairman Nasarawa State Traditional Council of Chiefs , Isah Mustapha Awgai I, is dead, aged 84.
Confirming the news to The PUNCH in Lafia on Thursday , a member of Lafia Emirate Council , Ajiyan , Lafia , Sule Abubakar, said the emir passed on at the Nazemiya Teaching Hospital , Abuja , in the early hours of Thursday after an illness .
He said the deceased , who was born on March 14 , 1934 , ascended the throne in 1974 .
It was gathered that the late emir had been sick for over four months before he was flown abroad for medical attention. He was later brought back to Nigeria and later died in Abuja at a private hospital.


The chairman Nasarawa State Traditional Council of Chiefs , Isah Mustapha Awgai I, is dead, aged 84.
Confirming the news to The PUNCH in Lafia on Thursday , a member of Lafia Emirate Council , Ajiyan , Lafia , Sule Abubakar, said the emir passed on at the Nazemiya Teaching Hospital , Abuja , in the early hours of Thursday after an illness .
He said the deceased , who was born on March 14 , 1934 , ascended the throne in 1974 .
It was gathered that the late emir had been sick for over four months before he was flown abroad for medical attention. He was later brought back to Nigeria and later died in Abuja at a private hospital.


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Alhaji Isa Mustapha Agwai I, the emir of Lafia and chairman Nasarawa state traditional council of chiefs has died at the age of 84. Alhaji Sule Abubakar, the “Ajiyan-Lafia” confirmed the death of the first class emir to newsmen.
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The Emir of Lafia, Doctor Isa Mustapha Agwai the First is dead.
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The Emir of Lafia, and the Chairman of the Nasarawa State Traditional Council of Chiefs, Isa Mustapha Agwai I has passed away at the age of 84.
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