KADUNA, Nigeria – The State former Governor, Balarabe Musa has been buried.
Musa was buried in his home at Angwan Rimi area of the state, on Wednesday.
An insider who was in attendance confirmed the burial of the elder statesman to OgeneAfrican.
Recall that the elder statesman had died in the early hours of Wednesday.
“Balarabe Musa has just been buried directly behind his house in Angwan Rimi,” the source said.
Musa’s death was disclosed by former Kaduna Central Senator, Shehu Dani via his Twitter handle, on Wednesday.
“Alhaji Balarabe Musa has died. May Allah forgive his souls and grant him Aljanna firdausi. Amin,” Sani wrote.
The deceased was elected governor of Kaduna State in 1979 but was later impeached.
Musa was considered a progressive and worked with people of like minds to mobilise against the military junta of late Sani Abacha.