The Sarkin Fawa of Lokoja ,Alhaji Musa Ali Galadima is dead .
The late Sarkin fawa had been on throne for 16 years
In a statement signed by the secretary of Butchers Development Association (BDA) Lokoja,Malam Idi Ibrahim, on Saturday in Lokoja, confirmed the death of Musa, revelling that Sarkin fawa died on Friday at his unguwan Fawa residence at the age of 70 after a protracted illness.
Many signitaries, especially members of the organization in and outside the state capital attended the funeral prayer of the deceased which was conducted by the Chief Imam of Lokoja Sheikh Aminu Sha’aban
He is survived by three wives and 18 children. He has since been buried at unguwan kura Muslim Cemetery according to Islamic rites.