The Nigerian Ambassador to Qatar, Amb. Abdullahi Bawa Wase is dead.
Amb. Bawa Wase a non-career Ambassador hails from Plateau State.
Wase died of an undisclosed sickness on Friday night.
The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, confirming the news said he received the news of his death with shock and prayed that God grants his family and the Nation the fortitude to bear the great loss.
The late Ambassador is to be buried in Doha at 7.00pm (local time) today.