by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
Death has been announced of Emir of Zazzau, Dr. Shehu Idris, who died on Sunday, according to the report.
In a condolence massage, the Emir of Ilorin-cum chairman of Kwara State Council of Chiefs (Mai-Martaba), Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, commiserated with entire Zazzau Emirate Council over the death of Dr. Alhaji Shehu Idris.
The Ilorin monarch described the demise of the frontline monarch as colossal loss to the entire people of Zazzau Emirate, Kaduna State and Nigerians in general.
In a condolence message, issued on Sunday by his spokesperson, Mallam Abdulazeez Arowona, the Ilorin Emir stressed that, His Royal Highness, Alhaji Shehu Idris, was a compassionate traditional ruler whose contributions to nation building process would not be forgotten in a hurry.
Alhaji Sulu-Gambari also condoled with Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State as well as the entire traditional rulers in the state over the irreparable loss.
“My heart and prayers are with the immediate and extended families of the monarch and the entire Zazzau Emirate Council at this period of monumental loss. I pray Allah to accept his good deeds, forgive his shortcomings and grant him Al-janatul firdaos,” he stated.