Former two-term governor, Abdulkadir Kure, has died at a German hospital on Sunday, Jibrin Ndace, the spokesman of the Niger State governor confirmed to Daily Nigerian.
Family sources said the former governor travelled to Germany two weeks ago on a routine medical check-up.
Late Kure studied Civil Engineering at Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and Masters in University of New Castle, UK, before joining the service of Niger State and later Federal Capital Development Authority, FCDA, as director of Engineering Service.
He was the third civilian governor of Niger State.
Source: Daily Nigerian