It is officially confirmed that the revered Ezanuwan of Kutigi has passed away this evening after a brief illness.
The News has sent shockwaves through the community, leaving many in mourning.
Tributes have begun pouring in from various quarters, with leaders, locals, and well-wishers expressing their condolences to Kutigi community. The loss of the Ezanuwan leaves a significant void in the hearts of those who held them in high esteem.
As the community grapples with this profound loss, arrangements for the Janiaza (Funeral Prayers) as per announcement from the Etsu Nupe’s Palace, His Royal Highness Alh. Dr. YAHAYA ABUBAKAR CFR, the Estu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, has confirmed the death.
The burial is slated for tomorrow, Thursday, the 5th of October, 2023, at Kutigi town by 11:00 AM.