Sunday JULY 11,2021
The immediate-past deputy governor of Kaduna State, Bala Bantex is dead.
He was aged 64. Bantex served as deputy governor to Governor Nasir El-Rufai between 2015 and 2019 when he resigned to aspire for Senate.
Though, no official statement from the state or the family yet but was reliably gathered that he died after a brief illness.
Born in 1956, Yusuf Barnabas Bala a.k.a Bantex was an architect and astute Nigerian politician.
He was a former state chairman of the ruling political party APC in Kaduna.
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