Buhari mourns Balarabe Musa,describes him as” voice for the voiceless”
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined the government and people of Kaduna State in mourning second Republic Governor of Kaduna State, Balarabe Musa ,whose death was announced Wednesday morning.
In a statement issued by the Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu , The President described the elder statesman as the voice of the voiceless whose passing will be sorely missed by all Nigerians who have diligently followed his antecedents.
Buhari said Musa” reflected the passion and vigour that heralded Nigeria’s independence which steadily translated into activism for return to democracy at the height of military interregnum and had remained steadfast in the call for good and inclusive governance”
The President acknowledged Musa”s bold footprints on Nigeria’s democracy adding that his role in promoting good governance and development will always be remembered and appreciated by posterity.
He prayed for the peaceful repose of his soul and also prayed that God comfort his friends, family and associates