Ganduje Commisirates the Death of Former Kano MILAD Retired Col. Kontagora


Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state condoled with the Niger state government and the families of the former Military Administrator of Kano state, Retired Colonel Aminu Isah Kontagora, who passed away in the early hours of Monday.

This was contained in a statement issued to PRIME TIME NEWS on Monday and signed by the Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Kano State, Abba Anwar

Describing the former MILAD as an astute, resounding and gallant military officer, “…whose high level of discipline and unassuming pedigree earned him many accolades during his military days, particularly when he was Kano state’s military administrator.”

“We received the news of this death with high degree of grief, as it comes to us as a heartfelt development. It is indeed a great loss not only to his families, Niger state government or military as an institution, it is equally a great loss to Nigeria and Nigerians,” mourns Gov Ganduje.

Extending that, “It is therefore on behalf of the government and people of Kano state, that I am sending this condolence message to his families, the government and the people of Niger state. May Allah forgive all his wrongdoings and reward all his good deeds with Jannatul-Fiddaus.”

Governor Ganduje appreciated that, late Kontagora was a good and exemplary leader when he was the military administrator of Kano state, emphasising that, “He was respected and respectful leader. Which shows his good upbringing. He was indeed an embodiment of discipline and justice.”

He urged his family to always follow his footsteps and pray for the soul of the deceased.

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