Former Minister of Women Affairs, Aisha Jummai Al-Hassan, popularly known as Mama Taraba passes away at 61 in Cairo, Egypt.
Her death was confirmed by some officials of the Peoples Democratic Party in Taraba State and her media aide.
Aisha Al-Hassan was a Minister of Women Affairs and former Senator of the Federal Republic of Nigeria from Taraba North Senatorial District.
She also contested for the Gubanetorial seat as an All Progressives Congress’ Candidate for Taraba State in the 2015 general elections.
She then contested for the same seat on the platform of the UDP in the 2019 general elections after resigning as a minister in the regime of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) on July 27, 2018.
The former senator was born on the 16th of September, 1959 in Jalingo, Taraba State, to Alhaji Abubakar Ibrahim, Sarkin Ayukan Muri.