Yahaya Idris, Koton-Karfe.
The Senior Special Assistant, (SSA) on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs to Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State, Hon. Barr. Muhammed Tanko Musa Osuku, Friday pay a condolence visit to the family of Mall. Musa Abubakar Dudee Koton-Karfe and Mall. Salihu Zakari whose sad occurred recently.
Barr. Tanko during the visit said that the late Salihu Zakari and Musa Abubakar were a peaceful men and a Peaceful minds committed to the Koton-Karfe project.
A statement from his Media Aide, Yahaya Idris, said that Barr. Tanko described the dead of these great men as unfortunate and shocking considering their roles and impacts to the community.
Tanko who is also immediate past Administrator of Kogi Local Government Area, on behalf of his immediate family, political associates, friends and supporters, commiserated with the families of the late great men.
“The late Zakari and Abubakar were a peacemakers, a very peaceful persons. They have proved themselves to be a very faithful and loyal persons.
“They were committed to the ideals of the Koton-Karfe kingdom, ambassadors of peace. They wanted to ensure that everything went on well. And as one of our own in the Kingdom, they were highly regarded and respected by all and sundry. This loss is a loss to all of us.
“Our late brothers was someone who believed that as a people, we must live in peace. They were a peaceful men.
Barr. Tanko while at the family residents of the decease received the House of Representatives Member, Rt. Hon. Shaba Ibrahim Isah who also came to paid condolence the family of the deceased.
Prayers were offer during the visit where they pray God to grant the deceased eternal rest with Aljanah firdaus as well give the family left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
The two leaders put aside their party interests to exchanged pleasantry, crack joke and spent some times to discussed during their visit to Koton-Karfe.
Family of the deceased commended the two leaders for coming down to identify with them, assured them of their prayer, support, solidary and loyalty.
In same vein Barr. Muhammed Tanko Musa Osuku used the opportunity to go round the town where he met with some notable and eminent personalities.
Yahaya Idris, is the Media Aide to Barr. Muhammed Tanko Musa Osuku, the SSA to Governor Yahaya Bello on LG and Chieftaincy Affairs.
15th May, 2020.