A former Governor of Kaduna State during the second republic, Balarabe Musa, is dead.
Musa kicked the bucket on Wednesday at the age of 84 after a brief illness.
The death was confirmed by the son of the deceased, Kassim Balarabe Musa, in a short statement.
He said, “I will like to inform you the passing away of my father, Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa. He died this morning about 30 minutes ago.”
Senator Shehu Sani, also confirmed the news.
He said, “Alhaji Balarabe Musa has died. May Allah forgive his soul and grant him Aljanna firdausi. Amin.”