The Emir of Lafia, Doctor Isa Mustapha Agwai the First is dead.
Until his death, he was the Chairman, Nasarawa State Traditional Council of Chiefs.
In a statement by a cabinet member of the Emirate Council, Ajiyan Lafia, Alhaji Suleiman Abubakar says Doctor Mustapha Agwai the First died after a protracted illness at Nazemiya Turkish Hospital Abuja.
Late Doctor Mustapha Agwai the First was born in 1934 and ascended the throne as Emir of Lafia in 1974.
He is survived by three wives and two children.