A 300 level student of the Department of Human Physiology in Bauchi State University, Hauwa Abdullahi Shehu, has died in a fatal motor accident one month to her wedding.
The bride-to-be died on her way back to school in Gadau.
Hauwa who was described by friends and course mates as kind, gentle and generous, was set to get married to ASP Abdulmuhyi Bagel, on February 5th.
Bauchi State Commissioner of Power, Science and Technology, Honourable Maryam Garba Bagel, who confirmed the sad news, said the groom is her younger brother.
She said, "This afternoon, we received the shocking demise of our beautiful sister-in-law to be ‘Ummi’
"Ummi, a fiancee to my brother ASP Abdulmuhyi Bagel, was scheduled to wed on 5th February but Allah did not will so. May Allah forgive her gentle soul and grant her Jannah. Ameen."
Friends have since taken to social media to mourn her. See images of some of their posts below: