The death has been announced of Alhaji Abdullahi Ragada the immediate past Secretary of the Niger State Government Delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia during the just concluded 2018 Hajj.
According statement signed Hassana Isah,
Chief Information Officer
Niger State Pilgrims Welfare Board, Ragada died in a ghastly auto crash along Kaduna – Katsina axis of the Federal Highway yesterday, and was announced by Alhaji Abubakar Magaji who served as the Leader of the Government Delegation during the Hajj exercise.
He has been buried according to Islamic injunction in Kaduna.
“Late Alhaji Abdullahi Ragada was born at Ragada in Mashegu Local Government Area of Niger State in the late 1957. He spent so many years with private sectors in Niger and Kaduna States. He later served as Secretary of Mashegu Local Government and he was the last Chairman Caretaker Committee Mashegu Local Government (transition) that conducted the election that brought the incumbent to office”. The statement added.