Former Governor of Gombe State and member of the Senate, Danjuma Goje, has lost his wife, Yelwa.
His son, Ahmed Mohammed Goje made the announcement in a statement issued on Monday.
The statement read, “With gratitude to Allah (SWT), I regret to announce the death of Her Excellency, Hajiya Yelwa Danjuma Goje, wife of the former Governor of Gombe State, Senator Mohammed Danjuma Goje.
“Aged 55, she died in a hospital in the United States of America. She is survived by her husband, Senator Goje, six children, 10 grandchildren, many relatives, supporters and admirers.