Following the death of the Chief of Idu Community in Kogi Local Government Area of Kogi State, HRH. Alhaji Ibrahim Aliyu and Onah of Idu, the famous APC Chairmanship Aspirant for Kogi LG, Hon. Barr. Muhammed Tanko Musa, on Monday graced the 8 days prayer in honour of the departed traditional ruler in the area.
A Statement signed by his Media Aide, Yahaya Idris said the monarch had died last week after he ruled for 23 years on throne of his forefathers and was turbaned in April 1997.
He said Barr. Tanko, was ushered in by a youth leader in the community, Comrade Yunusa Ohikwo Idu, where he met the family members and all the chiefs in council.
“I am in Idu to formally register my profound condolences to the Immediate family, chiefs in council and entire Idu Community over the death of our royal father”
“I pray God grant him eternal rest, grant him Aljanah firdaus and give the family he left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
While in the area Barr. Tanko equally met with some traditional rulers, youths and women who came out en-masse to receive him.