The businessman died in Dubai in the early hours of Sunday, November 28, 2021, at the age of 89.
Until his death, he was the owner of Standard Construction Company Limited and Chairman Bayajida Group, was born in Daura, Katsina State, in 1932.
The businessman hailed from President Muhammadu Buhari’s hometown. In 2003, he was honoured with the Officer of the Order of the Niger.
The industrialist and businessman opened Bayajida Amenity Trading Company, his first firm in Kano in 1962. Eight years later, the company changed to Bayajida Nigeria Limited.