A son of the deceased, Kassim Balarabe Musa, confirmed the news in a short statement.
He said, “I will like to inform you the passing away of my father, Alhaji Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa. He died this morning about 30 minutes ago.”
A former lawmaker from Kaduna Senator Shehu Sani, also confirmed the news.
He said, “Alhaji Balarabe Musa has died. May Allah forgive his soul and grant him Aljanna firdausi. Amin.”
Until his demise, he Was a one time former governor of Kaduna State.
He died at age 84 after a brief illness.