From Lawal Sa’idu Funtua, Katsina
Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State has expressed profound sadness over the death of Dangaladiman Katsina and District Head of Kafur, Alhaji Rabe AbdulLahi, saying that Katsina State has lost one of its last standing great sons.
In a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Abdu Labaran Malumfashi, Governor Masari described the late District Head as one of the leading conscience of the state, who lived an exemplary life defined by uncommon simplicity.
It added “The late Dangaladima was a rare gem, and his death has created a leadership chasm that may take a long time to fill.
“His death is particularly devastating coming at a time when our state, buffeted by multifaceted challenges, requires his wise counsel”.
He extended condolences to the Emir of Katsina Alhaji AbdulMumin Kabir Usman and the immediate family of the deceased on behalf of himself, the government and people of Katsina state