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Emir of Borgu Dies at 77

The Emir of Borgu, Senator Haliru Dantoro Kitoro 111 died on Friday in a German hospital after a brief illness.

The Emir died at 77 years old.

News of his death got to the state yesterday evening. His body is expected back to Nigeria tomorrow.

Kitoro who was the third in hierarchy in the Niger state Council of Traditional Rulers was a former Senator in 1992 on the platform of National Republican Convention (NRC).

He became the Kitoro 111 of Borgu Kingdom on February 3, 2000, after the demise of Alhaji Musa Mohammadu.

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