Former Nigerian Ambassador to United States, United Kingdom and Switzerland, Ambassador Adamu Muhammad is dead.
He died on Thursday around 9 am in Kaduna at the age of 83 after a long illness and his funeral prayer was performed at Yahaya Road GRA Juma’at Mosque around 1:am.
His younger brother, Haruna Alhaji Muhammad who confirmed his death to Daily Trust described the deceased as articulate and honest individual.
According to him, the late ambassador virtually worked with all the former military heads of States, presidents but retired during former President Abdulsalami Abubakar regime as adviser on Drugs and Financial crimes.
Late Ambassador Adamu was Nigerian Ambassador to Senegal and had also worked at the United Nations.
“He believed in being honest and doing the right thing. This I can remember about him,” Haruna Said.
Late Ambassador Adamu left behind a wife and five children, two sons and three daughters.
He has since been buried at Unguwar Sarki cemetery according to Islamic rites.