The Sudanese ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Tagelsir Ali, has died. The Media
Advisor to the Sudanese embassy in Nigeria, Mr Mohammed Abdulrahman,
who confirmed his death told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, that Dr
Ali died in the early hours of today October 24th at the National
Hospital, Abuja where he was being treated for malaria.
“He had malaria. There were some complications and he passed away around
1 a.m. early this morning. There is a Presidential jet coming by 5 p.m.
to take the remains to Sudan for burial. He was 66 years old. He loved
working in Nigeria and had zeal to develop the bilateral relationship
between Sudan and Nigeria and was able to stretch himself very well,”
Abdulrahman said. May his soul rest in peace Amen