Gombe state Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has condoled the family of the deputy chief Imam Government House, Sheikh Muhammad Tukur over the demise of their father, Malam Tukur.
This was contained in a Press statement signed and made available to Blueprint in by Ismaila Uba Misilli the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity
He said the Governor who sent a delegation led by his chief of Staff, Alhaji Kabiru Usman Kukandaka, described late Malam Tukur as a humble, honest and reputable scholar.
Similarly, the condolence team led by the Chief of Staff was at Pindiga town where it extended the Governor’s condolences to Alhaji Adamu P.A. and family on the death of their son Assistant Supretendant of Customs, Yakubu Shu’aibu who lost his live in the cause of official duties in Akure, Ondo state.
Governor Yahaya said late ASC Yakubu was a rare patriot who lost his dear life for the unity of Nigeria.
The Governor prayed Allah to grant both the deceased Jannatul Firdaus and their respective families, the fortitude to bear the loss.
Speaking on behalf of the deceased’s family, Alhaji Adamu PA thanked Governor Inuwa for identifying with them at the moment of their grief of losing their beloved son.