Agwam Bature preached, promoted peaceful coexistence – Jagaba
Kaduna South Senatorial District hopeful, Rt Hon Jagaba Adams Jagaba has described Agwam Bajju 1 Mallam Nuhu Bature as a man of peace who promoted peaceful coexistence not only in Southern Kaduna, but the country at large.
Jagaba in a condolence message to the traditional council, Bajju Chiefdom, Kaduna State and Nigeria, said the wealth of experience, leadership and advice of the first class traditional ruler would be greatly missed.
The Agwam Bajju 1, Mallam Nuhu Bature OON died on Saturday 18 December, 2021 at Salem Hospital, Kafanchan.
Bature, born on 14 July, 1940, was 81-year-old. He was the first Agwam Bajju when the Chiefdom was created by Col Lawal Ja’afaru Isa in 1995.
Jagaba, who described the life of Agwam Bature as that of impact and life changing, added that his entrepreneurship and foresight enable him established the famous Modern Bookshop located at Rwang Pam Street in Jos, Plateau State.
“As the Agwam Bajju, Mallam Nuhu Bature is committed to mother earth today Friday 14 January, 2022, there is a lot young Nigerians should learn from his life and times,” Jagaba said in a statement he personally signed.
“He was known to be a man of peace. He pursued peace, work for peace and always ensure peaceful coexistence. He was industrious even at old age and never allow his businesses to suffer,” Jagaba said.
“As the Agwam is laid to rest today, we must unite and uphold those principles he stood for. The descendants of Baranzan, home and abroad, should continue to unite and rally round themselves at this trying times, as a mark of honour to the late Agwam Bajju”, Jagaba added.