"Our special and heartfelt condolence goes to his immediate family, the people and government of Kano State even as we join all Nigerians and people of goodwill in mourning this monumental loss".
According to available information, Dr. Sule died on Monday in Cairo, Egypt.
"Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has declared tomorrow Tuesday a work - free day in the state to mourn the death of the elder statesman".
"The news of the demise of Alhaji Maitama Sule, came to me with shock".
Coupe de la CAF: Mauvaise opération du FUS
Les locaux ont ensuite mis beaucoup de presse sur la défense du CA mais ils ont raté toutes les occasions obtenues. Le CA pourrait également se qualifier en cas de défaite en cas d'un match nul entre le FUS Rabat et Rivers Utd.
He was a presidential candidate in 1979 under the aegis of the National Party of Nigeria, but he lost the election to Shehu Shagari - the country's sixth president. In 1976, he became the Federal Commissioner of public complaints, a position that made him the nation's pioneer ombudsman.
He was appointed Nigeria's representative to the United Nations after the coming of civilian rule in September 1979.
After, Shagari's re-election in 1983, Sule was made the Minister of National Guidance, a portfolio created to assist the President in tackling corruption.
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