By; SANI ALIYU, Zaria
The Emir of Zazzau, Alhaji Shehu Idris has passed on at the age of 84.
Late Emir Idris was turbanned on the 11th February 1975 by the then Military Governor of North Central State, Brigadier General Abba Kyari.
He is the 18th emir of the Fulani ruling dynasty in Zazzau Emirate and served under 21 Governors in the state.
During his reign late Emir Idris was a pillar of peace not only in Kaduna State, but the entire nation.
Late Emir Idris’ generosity cannot be quantified and his humility will remain forever on the minds of people of Zazzau Emirate and Kaduna State.
The burial is slated for 5pm at the Emir’s Palace as officially announced by the emirate.