NGF mourns death of minister
From Christiana Gokyo, Jos
The Northern Governors Forum (NGF) has said that it was saddened by the death of former Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Alhaji Inuwa Abdulkadir.
The deceased was also former member of the APC National Working Committee and served as Vice Chairman, North West of the party.
The forum chairman, governor of Plateau State, Mr. Simon Bako Lalong in statement signed by his Director of Press and Public Affairs, Mr. Makut Simon Machan and issued to newsman in Jos recently, commiserated with family, friends and political associates of late Alhaji Abdulkadir, who served the nation with diligence, commitment and patriotism, he further noted.
According to him, the deceased was a dependable and reliable politician who put the interests of the people above his personal pleasure.
The governor also praised Alhaji Abdulkadir’s service to humanity and the demonstration of zeal for the development of the Northern Region through education, agriculture and the provision of social amenities.
He prayed that almighty God will give his family the fortitude to bear the loss and grant him eternal rest.