The billionaire owner of Tahir Guest Hotel Kano, Tahir Fadallah has reportedly died.
The official Spokesperson for President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu, confirmed the development on Facebook with a picture of himself and Tahir.
Tahir died in the wee hours of Friday.
“We have lost Tahir. May Allah grant him Aljannah,” Shehu wrote
Tahir, of Lebanese origin, was born in Kano and spoke Hausa fluently.
Recall that Tahir tested positive to Covid-19 in 2020 and in order not to take any chance, he was evacuated on an Air ambulance to Beirut for treatment.