Shehu of Dikwa, a Borno State First Class, His Royal Highness, Dr Abba Tor Masta II, is dead.
This was confirmed this morning by a family source who revealed that the Monarch died today.
He said the Monarch who is second in position after Shehu of Borno died after suffering from an undisclosed ailment.
In October last year, there were speculations that the Monarch had passed away while receiving medical treatment at Abuja Hospital.
Sources revealed that the Shehu’s remains would be buried today in Maiduguri according to Islamic Rites, even as the Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum and His Deputy, Umar Usman Kadafur as well as other dignitaries were in Biu Local Government Area of Southern Borno for the Coronation of the new Emir, HRH Umar Mustapha Aliyu following the demise of his father late last year.