The first Civilian Governor of old Kaduna State, Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa, is dead.
His death was announced Wednesday morning by Senator Shehu Sani, his political associate and a leading member of People’s Redemption Party (PRP),
“Alhaji Balarabe Musa has died.May Allah forgive his souls and grant him Aljanna firdausi.Amin,” Mr Sani wrote on Twitter
Alhaji Balarabe Musa, a left-wing politician, was elected Governor of Kaduna during the Second Republic.
He held office from October 1979 until he was controversially impeached and removed from office on 23 June, 1981.
Born 21 August 1936, the elderstateman died in Kaduna at 84.