President Muhammadu Buhari has condole with the family of a former governor of Kaduna state, Alhaji Balarabe Musa who died on Wednesday afternoon.
He was elected governor of Kaduna state in 1979 on the platform of the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP).
Musa died on Wednesday in Kaduna.
One of his daughters, Hajiya Zulai Musa will be buried on Wednesday afternoon in Kaduna according to Muslim rite
It was made known by the Spokesperson to the President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu on twitter.
“President Muhammadu Buhari joins government and people of Kaduna State in mourning a former civilian governor of the state, Alhaji Balarabe Musa, whose passing will be sorely missed by all Nigerians, who have diligently followed his antecedents as a voice for the voiceless.
As the former governor goes home, the President affirms that he left a bold footprint on Nigeria’s democracy, and his role in promoting good governance and development will always be remembered and appreciated by posterity.
President Buhari prays that the almighty God will grant his soul eternal rest, and comfort his family, friends and associates,” he said.