By Sani Ibrahim Maitaya

Former minister of Agriculture, Dr. Malami Buwai died today following prolong illness

Dr. Malami who was a minister of Agriculture during the Administration of Late General Sani Abacha in 1994 died today in the afternoon at hometown, Gusau the Zamfara State capital.

He is survived by one wife 15 Children and 10 Grandchildren. Among his children is Alh. Shehu Malami, Businessman

Late Malami Buwai has been laid to rest in a cemetery in Gusau after a funeral prayer led by Chief Imam of Gusau Emirate, Liman Dan-Alhaji Sambo and was attended by Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle; Deputy Governor, Barr. Mahdi Aliyu; top government officials, Traditional Leaders, religious leaders among others.

Until his death, Malami is a former All farmers Association of Nigeria (AFAN) Gusau Chapter and was a high scale farmer

Late Dr. Malami Buwai Former Minister of Agriculture Fed. Republic of Nigeria