Heavy Crowd and Harsh Weather: Two Persons faint at Chanchangi Burial in Kaduna

15
779
https://kadunanewsonline.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/kadunanewsonline.com_-35.jpeg/Heavy Crowd and Harsh Weather: Two Persons faint at Chanchangi Burial in Kaduna

Heavy Crowd and Harsh Weather: Two Persons faint at Chanchangi Burial in Kaduna

Two mourners fainted as a result of exhaustion and hot weather as a mammoth crowd attended the burial of Ahmadu Chanchangi, Chairman of Chanchangi Airlines, on Wednesday in the Tudun wada area of Kaduna.

Thousands of sympathisers had trekked to escort the ambulance carrying the body of the billionaire businessman from his residence at Kwanan Chanchangi through Ibrahim Taiwo Road and Bashama Road, causing a gridlock along the about three kilometres route.

“We have rushed those two who fainted to hospital and have asked volunteers to share cold water to sympathizers on the road,” Sani Tahir, a volunteer said to our reporter.

The Kaduna-based billionaire was buried around 2:03 p.m. at the Bashama Road burial ground.

Mr. Chanchangi, born in Taraba State, died in the early hours of Wednesday along Kaduna-Abuja road while being transported to a hospital in Abuja over a protractive illness.

Dignitaries at the burial included a factional leader of the Peoples Democratic Party, Ahmed Makarfi; former Governor of Kaduna State, Ramalan Yero; deputy Senate leader, Bala Ibn Na’Allah; a senator, Sani Sale, a son of the deceased who is also a member House of Representatives, Rufai Chanchangi; and a brother of the deceased, Nadabo Chanchangi.

The prayers at the burial ground was led by a prominent Kaduna-based Islamic cleric, Ahmed Gummi.

Mr. Gummi prayed to Allah to grant the deceased eternal rest and his family, people of Taraba and Kaduna states the fortitude to bear his loss.

Speaking with journalists at the event, Mr. Na’Allah described the late Mr. Chanchangi as a man of peace and a shining example of a devout Muslim.

“His contributions to the development of the aviation industry, more especially in the North will remain indelible,” he said.

Mr. Chanchangi is survived by three wives and 33 children.

 

Heavy Crowd and Harsh Weather: Two Persons faint at Chanchangi Burial in Kaduna

15 COMMENTS

  1. After going over a number of the blog posts on your site, I truly like your technique of writing a blog.

    I saved as a favorite it to my bookmark website list and will be checking back soon. Please check out my web site too
    and tell me how you feel.

  2. I am no longer positive the place you are getting your info,
    however good topic. I needs to spend a while studying much more or working out more.
    Thank you for fantastic info I was on the lookout for this information for my mission.

  3. Hello there, You have done an excellent job. I’ll definitely digg it and personally recommend
    to my friends. I’m sure they’ll be benefited from this website.

  4. You actually make it seem so easy along with your presentation however I to find
    this topic to be really something which I believe I’d by
    no means understand. It kind of feels too complicated
    and very vast for me. I am looking forward for your subsequent post, I will attempt to get the grasp of it!

  5. Hi there outstanding website! Does running a blog similar to this take a large amount of work?
    I have virtually no knowledge of coding however I had been hoping to start my own blog in the near future.

    Anyhow, if you have any ideas or techniques for new blog owners please share.

    I understand this is off topic nevertheless I simply
    needed to ask. Cheers!

  6. Nice post. I was checking continuously this blog and I am impressed!
    Very useful information particularly the last part 🙂 I care for such information a lot.
    I was looking for this certain info for a long time. Thank you
    and good luck.

  7. Howdy would you mind sharing which blog platform you’re working with?
    I’m going to start my own blog in the near future but I’m having a hard time selecting between BlogEngine/Wordpress/B2evolution and Drupal.
    The reason I ask is because your design and style seems different then most blogs
    and I’m looking for something completely unique.
    P.S Apologies for getting off-topic but I had to ask!

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here