Musa Na Allah Sokoto
The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Defence and Deputy Chairman, Senate Committee on Anti Corruption, has described the death of Iyan Zazzau, in Zaria, Kaduna State, Alhaji Bashar Aminu, as a great loss not only to his family, Zazzau Emirate or Kaduna State, but a loss to the entire country.
In a condolence message, Wamakko, who represents Sokoto North Senatorial District, also said that, the late Iyan Zazzau, had made immeasurable contributions to the nation, for a period spanning decades.
In a press statement made available to journalists by his special on media Bashir Rabe Mani,
Wamakko specifically eulogized the invaluable roles played by the deceased in ensuring national unity, cohesion and indivisibility.
According to Wamakko, the name of the late Iyan Zazzau would be written while chronicling the history of the nation’s traditional institutions.
He recalled that, the late Iyan Zazzau, was a true, blue-blooded Monarch, whose towering presence in the Zazzau Emirate was tangible.
“His death, Friday, January 1, 2021, at the age of 70, had created a wide vacuum, too difficult to fill.
“I am praying to the Almighty Allah to grant him Aljannat Firdaus and grant his family, Zazzau Emirate, people and Government of Kaduna State to bear this irreparable loss,” amin.