Home News Balarabe Musa's Death,Colossal Loss,Says NUJ

Balarabe Musa’s Death,Colossal Loss,Says NUJ

By Frederick Peters, KADUNA.

The Nigeria Union of Journalists ,Kaduna State Council has described the death of the first civilian Governor of defunct Kaduna State Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa as a colossal loss to the media,Kaduna State and Nigeria.

In a statement signed by the NUJ State Secretary,Comrade John Femi Adi,on Wednesday,it sees the deceased as a fearless and selfless democrat and patriot the country would surely miss.

According to NUJ “The late Balarabe Musa was not only a true friend ,who never missed any opportunity to engage the media, but also one personality whose doors were widely opened to journalists anytime for interviews.

‘ The second Republic governor would be remembered for his invaluable contributions to National discourse ,development and passion for the liberation as well as empowerment of the Talakawa(Masses).

Adding that “He would also be remembered for his consistent conviction and strong believe in the socialist ideology for an egalitarian society, where the masses enjoy equal opportunity and social justice .

“He was fearless and selfless even ,when he was faced with threat of impeachment by retrogressive forces .

” He was a Nigerian patriot in the traditional late Chief Obafemi Awolowo, Late Dr. Nnamdi Azikiwe and Late Aminu Kano ,who was passionate about the liberation of the Talakawa(masses) from the doldrums of operation to freedom.

“The entire members of NUJ, Kaduna State Council condole the family of the visionary leader ,whose 16-point agenda midwived the path for development of Kaduna State as a modern society.

May his soul rest in peace .”the statement added


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

United Nigeria? Yes, But Southeast Leaders Must Prioritize Igbo’s Sense Of Belonging In Nigeria

By Ibe Pascal Arogorn NEWSDAILYNIGERIA- The peoples of Nigeria must be united to enable this country to play a full part in shaping the destiny...

With Buhari’s Directive, Zulum Moves To Re-open Farms Along Mulai-Dalwa Axis

NEWSDAILYNIGERIA- Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum on Sunday visited Mulai and Dalwa communities and also met with security operatives to begin modalities for...

MKO,s Son Launches Foundation ln honour Of Late Mother, Kudirat Abiola

NEWSDAILYNIGERIA- The son of Chief MKO Abiola, winner of the 1993 presidential election, Alhaji Jamiu Abiola has floated a foundation named after his mother,...

Participants Lament Use Of Religion By Politicians For Disunity, As ZAMAN TARE Ends Community visits

- Hosts "Zaman Tare"delegation from Niger Republic NEWSDAILYNIGERIA- The speakers and participants at the Zaman Tare( living Together)...

Recent Comments