The Dan Iyan of Kano, Alhaji Yusuf Bayero is dead.
It was gathered that Bayero died on Saturday night.
Before his death, he was the head of Dawakin Kudu Local Government Area of the State.
The cause of his death is yet to be made public, the Monarch will be buried according to Islamic rites on Sunday.
The monarch’s death is coming amid series of deaths recorded in Kano State.
Kano State had lost prominent persons since the outbreak of coronavirus in the state.
Controversy had greeted the alleged death of over 600 people including the Emir of Rano, Dr Tafida Abubakar Ila II, he died after a brief illness