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NWF President, Yahaya Muhammad has passed away

The President of the Nigerian Weightlifting Federation (NWF), Hon. Yahaya Muhammad has passed away this Saturday.

Mr Muhammad was 58 years old and died as a cause of a protracted illness. He will be buried in Kano City, Kano Nigeria in accordance with Islamic religious rites.

He is survived by two wives, an aged mother, 14 children and a host of other relations.

The IWF offers it’s condolences to his family and the Nigerian Weightlifting Federation.