By Aminu Dalhatu
Kaduna State Governor, Malam Uba Sani has received the news of the passing of an illustrious son of Kaduna State- Magajin Garin Zazzau Alhaji Mansur Nuhu Bamalli who died at the age of 53 in the early hours of Friday after a brief illness.
A Statement by the Chief Press Secretary to the governor Mohammed Lawal Shehu says Alhaji Mansur before his demise was a senior traditional title holder in Zazzau, and a younger brother to the Emir of Zazzau Ambassador Ahmed Nuhu Bamalli.
It says the deceased held several positions in the federal public service which include the most recently the Head of Chancery at the Nigerian Embassy in Morocco, and Acting Ambassador.
According to the Statement, Governor Uba Sani of Kaduna State has extended his deepest condolences to the family and has called for prayers from well-meaning Nigerians for the family during this difficult time.
“The Governor has also announced that his schedule for Friday 20th October 2023,has been postponed to pay final respect to the late Magaji Gari and his grieving loved ones according to Islamic rites”
“May Allah (SWT) grant him Jannat-ul-Firdaus and forgive his short-comings”