Aminu Tambuwal, sokoto state governor has received the remains of the former president, Shehu Shagari in Sokoto, the state capital.
Late yesterday, report went into circulation when the grandson of the former president broke the news that Alhaji Shehu Shagari is dead.
His body has left the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja for Sokoto today expected to be buried at 2pm.
He died on Friday at the age of 93.
May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace.