Veteran Hausa show entertainer Usman Baba Pategi, famously known as Samanja, is dead.
He passed on in the early long periods of Sunday morning at a confidential clinic in Kaduna State after a drawn out disease.
The late Kannywood entertainer served in the Nigerian Armed force prior to resigning to work for the Government Radio Company of Nigeria (FRCN) in Kaduna.
Samanja died at 84 years old, abandoning two spouses and twelve kids.
As per an assertion gave by one of his children, Mohammad Usman, the late entertainer’s burial service petitioning heaven will be held at the Kabala Costain mosque in the Kaduna city, as per an Islamic directive.