The Paramount leader of Esu Chikun, in Chikun Local Government Area of Kaduna State, SA Gbaggi, HH Danjuma Barde is dead.
He passed on in Kaduna, early morning on Wednesday at the time of 90.
Confirming the demise of Esu Chikun, HH Danjuma Barde, on Wednesday, Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, said the late ruler was a conventional pioneer, peacemaker, who advanced harmony and accepted the variety that turn of events and innovation had brought to his chiefdom.
In an assertion by Mr. Muyiwa Adekeye, Special Adviser to the Governor (Media & Communication),
Dr. Barde was a peacemaker who didn’t jump from the difficulties of innovation however who completely accepted the potential outcomes of diversity.
“Governor El-Rufai expressed this in a sympathy message to the Chikun Traditional Council and the group of HH Dr. Barde who passed on this morning.
“This obliging and useful mentality has brought tremendous financial profits to individuals of Chikun Chiefdom which is host to a considerable lot of the main venture projects the public authority has drawn to Kaduna State since 2015.
“He noticed that Dr. Barde was bold and frank, however consistently in light of a legitimate concern for harmony, solidarity and progress.
“Malam El-Rufai said that Kaduna State is appreciative for the inspirational perspective of the late Dr. Barde. He asked God to allow him quiet rest, to comfort his family and the whole Chikun Chiefdom,” the assertion said.
Similarly, the Chairman Northern Speakers-cum-Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani, has communicated profound pity over the destruction of Barde.
Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani in an explanation endorsed by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, noticed that the five star customary ruler who passed on in the early long periods of Wednesday supplicated that may the great Lord award him interminable rest.
According to Zailani, “l am profoundly disheartened by the downfall of the Etsu Chikun who has furnished excellent administration and worked with commitment to advance joining among the assorted populace of the Chiefdom and the whole state.”