Okowa Condoles Tambuwal Over Brother’s Death.
Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, has sent condolences to Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on the death of his elder brother, Alhaji Muhammadu Bello.
The governor, via his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Olisa Ifeajika, said in Asaba that he had joined the Tambuwal family, community, and people of Sokoto State in grieving the late octogenarian and community leader.
He emphasized that the late Bello had an impactful life and asked the family to be comforted by his legacy.
Okowa paid glowing homage to the dead for being a wonderful man and community leader, and advised the family to take heart in the fact that he survived to see his brother, who was Speaker of the House of Representatives and is now Governor of Sokoto State, achieve tremendous achievement.
“We received the news of the demise of your elder brother with shock but we are consoled by the fact that he lived a life of dedicated service to God and humanity.
“We share in your sorrow and pains at this period and we pray that God will grant you the courage to bear the loss, as we pray for the repose of the soul of the departed Wazirin Tambuwal.
“On behalf of my family, the government and people of Delta, I mourn with you, my brother Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on the unfortunate demise of your beloved brother.
“It is my prayer that God will comfort you and the entire family and Sokoto people and give all of you the fortitude to bear the loss.” the governor said.