The Chairman Northern Speakers Forum, Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Honourable Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani has described the death of the Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the Hausa Service of Radio France International, Malam Garba Aliyu Zaria as shocking and devastating.
In a statement signed by his SA Media and Publicity, Honourable Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulani, dated Sunday February 6, 2022, Zailani said that the media profession has lost another rare gem.
“I am deeply shocked and devastated after learning of his demise from the Service Editor-in-Chief, Bashir Ibrahim Idris, who made the announcement on his Facebook timeline Sunday morning,” he said.
Zailani while condoling his immediate family, friends and professional colleagues as well as the media fraternity, prayed for Almighty Allah to grant him Aljannah Firdaus.
“May Allah SWT forgive his shortcomings, fortify his family and all of us and as well grant him Aljannah Firdaus!” Zailani added.