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2NOV 2017

Gov. Bello commiserates with Tinubu on son’s death

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi has commiserated with the National Leader the All Progressives Congress (APC), Sen. Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on the death of his son, Barr Jide Tinubu.

A statement by the Chief Press Secretary to governor, Petra Onyegbule, said the governor was extremely saddened by the unfortunate news and offered his condolences with a deep sense of loss and profound regrets of losing a prominent and promising young man.

Gov. Bello expressed his heartfelt sympathies and support to the leader and his family through this tough time, and prayed that the Almighty Allah would give the family the required strength at this time of demoralization.

"Though his death is devastating, because the loss of a son can never be compared to any other loss as the vacuum cannot be filled by anyone.

 "However, I offer my deepest condolences to the whole family and pray to God to strengthen them to cope up with the great loss, and be able to pass through this difficult time.

"Death is inevitable and it is a mandatory end and common denominator for all the living either old or young, I therefore enjoins the APC National leader to absolutely submit to the total will of God", Bello said. 

The governor enjoined Sen. Tinubu to gather all the strength to sail through this trying time and give rest to the departed soul by getting on with life and praying God to accept his soul and grant him eternal rest.

He prayed that God grant his immediate family, wife and children the fortitude to bear the irreparable great loss.

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