The second daughter of the late Premier of Northern Nigeria, Sir Ahmadu Bello, Sardauna of Sokoto, Aisha has died at the age of 76.

She died at a private hospital in Dubai after a protracted illness

Engineer Aminu Nuhu, who is the nephew of the deceased, confirmed the death.

According to him, she died in the early hours of Friday.

She is survived by five children and a younger sister, who is the last daughter of the late Premier and wife of late Umaru Aliyu Shinkafi.

Among her children are Magajin Garin Sokoto, Hassan Danbaba, and the wife of Shehu Malami, Sarkin Sudan.

Arrangements for her burial are to be announced later.