34 years after the death of her husband late Aminu Kano, a radical politician and founder of Northern Elements Progressive Union;

Shatu has passed on.

She died at the age of 89 on Sunday after a prolonged illness, according to her grandson Aminu Kabara.

The deceased was unable to attend the annual memorial lecture for her late husband for two years due to the ailment. ‎

Her funeral prayer was attended by Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, members of the state executive council and most contemporaries of late Aminu Kano.

Late Shatu, who is survived by 15 grandchildren, has been buried at Dan Dolo cemetery Kano, according to Islamic injunctions.