The Chairman Northern Speakers Forum and Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani, has expressed shock over the demise of former military governor of the state, Brigadier General Ibrahim Aliyu (rtd).
A statement signed by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Speaker, Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, dated Saturday July 16, said, “It is a sad to receive news of the demise of former Military Administrator of Jigawa State, Brigadier General Ibrahim Aliyu (rtd).”
The Speaker noted that it is a development that has further reduced our military personnel with huge wealth of experience even as the country presently tries to confront challenges of insecurity bedeviling the nation.
Former Jigawa Gov, Ibrahim Aliyu is dead
Zailani extended condolences to the government and people of Jigawa State, his family and associates.
He prayed for Almighty Allah to grant him Aljannah Firdaus.
It would be recalled that early July 2021, the Vice President, Yemi Osibanjo, was in Jigawa State and commissioned a road named after General Ibrahim Aliyu in recognition of his contributions to the state.