A former Director and Chief Executive Officer of the Technical Aid Corps, TAC, scheme, Ambassador Mamman Daura, has died.
Daily Trust reports that Daura died yesterday after a protracted illness and will be buried on Thursday after funeral prayers slated for 2:30pm at the Emir of Daura’s palace in Katsina State.
He was Nigeria’s ambassador to Uganda for eight years and had served in Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Belgium and Cameroon.
Daura believed to be in his 70s served as TAC director for two terms before leaving in 2013.
He was also a graduate of Maryland University in the United States of America (USA), and had also served in different capacities in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
He left behind his aged mother, wife and children.