Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa

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Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa (21 August 1936 – 11 November 2020) was a Nigerian politician. He was elected Governor of Kaduna State, Nigeria during the Nigerian Second Republic, holding office from October 1979 until he was impeached on 23 June 1981.[1]

Abdulkadir Balarabe Musa
Governor of Kaduna State
In office
October 1979 – 23 June 1981
Preceded byIbrahim Mahmud Alfa
Succeeded byAbba Musa Rimi
Personal details
Born21 August 1936
Kaya, Kaduna State, Nigeria
Died11 November 2020 (aged 84)
Political partyPeople's Redemption Party (PRP)

During the Nigerian Fourth Republic he was leader of the Conference of Nigerian Political Parties (CNPP), a coalition of opposition parties.[2]

Balarabe Musa died on 11 November 2020 in Kaduna at the age of 84.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Nigeria States". World Statesmen. Archived from the original on 28 May 2010. Retrieved 27 April 2010.
  2. Funmi Peter-Omale (4 February 2004). "Obasanjo's Policies Phantom, Says Balarabe Musa". This Day. Retrieved 27 April 2010.
  3. "Balarabe Musa, ex-Kaduna governor, is dead". Premium Times. Retrieved 11 November 2020.