The senator representing Kaduna Central at the Nigerian Senate, Shehu Sani, has appealed to residents in Kaduna state to embrace peace following the brutal murder of the paramount ruler of Adara Kingdom, Maiwada Raphael Galadima.
Senator Sani, who recently moved to the Peoples Redemption Party (PRP) after dumping the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), condemned the attack, describing it as “tragic”.
Concise News had reported that the Kaduna state government confirmed the murder of the traditional ruler on Friday.
In a statement issued by Samuel Aruwan, the Media aide to Governor Nasir El-rufai, the government said the killing of the monarch in Kachia area of the state was inhuman.
The statement disclosed that the body of the traditional ruler was found near a bush at Kateri area along the Kaduna-Abuja highway in the early hours of Friday.
Reacting to the development, Senator Sani condemned the act and also prayed to God to grant the deceased an eternal life.
The PRP lawmaker tweeted: “The confirmed brutal murder of the paramount ruler of Adara Kingdom Mr Maiwada Rapheal Galadima in Kaduna State stands condemned. Its a sad day for Kaduna state.
“It’s tragic. My appeal to all citizens in Kaduna to embrace peace. May his soul Rest in perfect peace,” the tweet added.
The confirmed brutal murder of the paramount ruler of Adara Kingdom Mr Maiwada Rapheal Galadima in Kaduna State stands condemned.Its a sad day for Kaduna state.Its https://t.co/EBDS7Ff2Sh appeal to all citizens in Kaduna to embrace peace.May his soul Rest in perfect peace.
— Senator Shehu Sani (@ShehuSani) October 26, 2018