Alhaji Mansur Nuhu Bamalli, Nigeria’s Ambassador to Morocco, has died at the age of 42. He was also the Magajin Garin Zazzau and the biological younger brother of the Emir of Zazzau.
Bamalli passed away at a private hospital in Lagos while en route to Morocco.
Funeral details will be announced later. He is survived by a wife and two children. Bamalli was appointed by former President Muhammadu Buhari a year ago in recognition of his meritorious service in the Nigerian Foreign Service.
Before his appointment, he was a deputy director at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs