The remains of the First Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa, has been laid to rest in Kaduna.

He died of a heart attack in the early hours of Wednesday at age 84 in his Kaduna residence .

The burial was preceded by a funeral prayer led by Sheikh Ahmed Gumi, at Sultan Bello Central Mosque, Kaduna

The funeral prayer was attended by two former Governors, Ahmed Mohammed Makarfi and Mukhtar Ramalan Yero, while the incumbent Governor Nasir El-Rufai who was said to have travelled out of the country, was represented by the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Balarabe Abbas Lawal.

Others sighted are; Senator Shehu Sani, Chief Judge of Kaduna State, Justice Mohammed Lawal, Alhaji Lema Jibril, PDP Governorship Candidate in 2019 election, Hon. Isah Mohammed Ashiru, former executive secretary of Petroleum Technology Development Fund, Alhaji Hussaini Jallo and several serving and former Commissioners and District Heads.

Musa was buried at the Ungwan Sarki Cemetery some few minutes to 5 :00 pm. Ungwan Sarki is located in Kaduna North Local Government Area of the state .

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