The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Defence and Deputy Chairman,Senate Committee on Anti Corruption,has described the death of Iyan Zazzau, in Zaria , Kaduna State, as a great loss not only to his family, Zazzau Emirate or Kaduna State, but a loss to the entire country.
In a condolence message, Wamakko, who represents Sokoto North Senatorial District, also said that , the late Iyan Zazzau,had made immeasurable contributions to the nation, for a period spanning decades.
Wamakko, specifically eulogized the invaluable roles played by the deceased in ensuring national unity, cohesion and indivisibility .
According to Wamakko, the name of the late Iyan Zazzau would be written while chronicling the history of the nation’s traditional institutions.
He recalled that, the late Iyan Zazzau, was a true, blue-blooded Monarch, whose towering presence in the Zazzau Emirate was tangible.
” His death, today, Friday, January 1,2021,
at the age of 70, had created a wide vacuum, too difficult to fill.
” I am praying to the Almighty Allah to grant him Aljannat Firdaus and grant his family, Zazzau Emirate, people and Government of Kaduna State to bear this irreparable loss,” Wamakko, added.