By; SANI ALIYU,, Zaria
The Joint Consultative Forum (JCF), Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital (ABUTH), Shika, Zaria has described the death of Emir of Zazzsu as a loss of a bridge builder.
Chairman JCF ABUTH, Comrade Lawal Taofeeq Babsalam stated this in a condolence message to the emirate, made available to New Nigerian in Zaria.
Comrade Babsalam eulogised the late Emir Idris as a father for all, a stabilising figure and a peace maker during his reign as the emir of the prestigious emirate.
The union said late Shehu Idris will forever be remembered for his simplicity, humility, love of his subjects
“The late traditional ruler is truely the people’s emir as evidenced by the massive outpouring of emotions and grief over his demise.
“It is true that he was a bridge builder and a detribalized Nigerian who had common touch with his beloved people and fellow Nigerians.
“The union executive members on behalf of the entire members of JCF ABUTH Shika extend our condolences to Zazzau Emirate, Kaduna State Government and the entire good people of Zazzau and Kaduna State on the death of His Highness, Alh. Shehu Idris, CFR,” it concluded.