Shuhla Ali married Nawshirwan Mustafa in 1981.
SULAIMANI, Kurdistan Region — The wife of the leader of the Kurdish political party Change Movement (Gorran) has died, Rudaw's correspondent in Sulaimani reported on Friday.
Shuhla Ali Saeed, born in 1957 in the city of Sulaimani, married Nawshirwan Mustafa in 1981, who is now Gorran's leaders.
Saeed leaves behind two sons and a daughter — Nma, Chia and Chra. Shuhla had been suffering from cancer.
She didn’t have an official role in political affairs.
Gorran splintered from the Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) party in 2009.