Maryam died on Monday morning in Kano after a brief illness.
She fell ill on Sunday and was taken to the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital where she was admitted as Doctors battled to diagnose the cause of a relapse in her ailing condition. She was however discharged after which was taken home for proper care.
However, the deceased was said to have been a Cancer patient for several years, and have been treated for the disease for some time now.
Sources said she was buried on Monday afternoon according to Muslim rights.