Those who attended the session include Emir of Kano, Muhammad Sanusi II, Emir of Katsina Abdulmumin Kabir Usman, Governor Ibrahim Shema, former governors Saidu Barda, Lawal Kaita, former IGP, Ibrahim Commasie and Sheikh Dahiru Usman Bauchi.Others are; former minister of finance, Abu Gidado, former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Umar Abdullahi, the state Deputy Commissioner of Police, Bala Senchi and many Islamic scholars from Senegal and Niger Republic. A special police guard of honour was mounted by policemen during the funeral prayer.Late Yusuf died in his house in Abuja Wednesday after a protracted illness last night at the age of 85.His eldest son, Alhaji Aminu Yusuf, said the deceases was a just and principled man.
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