The Emir of Jama’are Alhaji Ahmad Muhammadu Wabi III has died after a brief illness.
The Emir, who is one of the six First Class Emirs in Bauchi, died at about 12 midnight on Saturday after 50 years of reign.
Gadodamasun Jama’are Alhaji Salleh Malla announced the demise of the emir on Sunday.
Alhaji Muhammadu Wabi III is survived by two wives and 35 children.
Bauchi State Government is expected to announce the details of the burial arrangement of the emir later today.