From Abubakar Sadiq Mohd Zaria
The death has occurred of Prof. Aminu Yusuf Usman, a Board member, economic team of the Daily Trust Newspaper.
He died on Sunday after an illness at his residence in Kano.
A Professor of economic, and Head of Department, Economic, Usman was a Senior Lecturer and Dean of Social Science, Kaduna state University.
He was also the Managing Director, Al-amin Global Consult Limited.
He is survived by a wife and children.
He has since been buried in accordance with Islamic rite. A funeral prayer was conducted for him at Kofar Gayan low cost, Juma’at mosque in Zaria in the early hours of Sunday.