Bola Tinubu, Nationwide Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has reacted to the loss of life of Malam Ismaila Isa Funtua.
Tinubu described Funtua’s loss of life as an incredible loss to Nigeria.
He stated the deceased served Nigeria with dedication and dedication at completely different capacities throughout his lifetime.
The APC Nationwide Chief stated the deceased was beneficiant and an elder statesman.
Funtua had died on Monday after he suffered cardiac arrest.
The APC Nationwide chief in an announcement he signed stated: “The passing of elder-statesman, nationalist newspaper writer and distinguished businessman, Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua, is a saddening nationwide loss. He was a uncommon particular person of immense abilities, skills and generosity.
“I had the distinct honour of figuring out this man for a few years. Mallam Funtua beloved our nation with uncompromising ardour having served Nigeria with dedication and dedication at completely different occasions in lots of essential capacities.”
Tinubu whereas consoling with the Governor of Katsina State, Aminu Bello Masari, lamented that Nigeria has misplaced a few of its excellent residents in current time.
“My condolences to Governor Aminu Bello Mazari of Katsina State and the Funtua Group. We have now misplaced too many excellent Nigerians in such a short while. We can’t query why for the desire of Almighty Allah is sovereign and supreme,” he added.