Gombe: Gidado, Chief of Staff under ex-Gov Goje is dead

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A prominent Gombe indigene, Babayo Gidado, is dead.

Gidado, 79, served as Chief of Staff to former Governor, Danjuma Goje.

Gombe Governor, Inuwa Yahaya, has expressed sadness over the demise.

On Monday, he described the occurrence as death as a huge loss to the state.

Yahaya, in a condolence message, said Gidado was a devout Muslim, distinguished gentleman and dedicated public servant.

He noted that the deceased was a seasoned administrator who served the state diligently and earned the respect and admiration of the people.

Yahaya said Gidado, as a teacher, administrator, Clerk to Gombe House of Assembly and Chief of Staff to Goje, “exhibited high sense of honesty, discipline and moral rectitude”.

The governor added that the passing was “a monumental loss to his immediate family, associates and community members”.

Yahaya prayed Almighty Allah to reward the deceased’s good deeds with Aljannat Firdaus and grant those he left behind the fortitude to bear the loss.

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  • Joel Umoren June 30, 2020 08:00:05 AM
    what's all this death everyday in Nigeria?
  • Cynthia Nkem June 30, 2020 12:00:38 AM
    Our prayers are with the family may God rest his soul
  • Samuel Dasabah June 29, 2020 11:59:58 PM
    A sad one. May his soul rest in peace
  • Kolawole Fajobi June 29, 2020 11:59:49 PM
    May his soul rest in perfect peace oo
  • Mmesoma Ibekwe June 29, 2020 11:59:45 PM
    Gidado, Chief of Staff under Goje the former Governor of Gombe State is dead !!😔 Gombe state has lost a prominent man. May his soul rest in peace and may God grant his family solace. My condolence to the familyand to Gombe state at large.
  • Chinonso David June 29, 2020 11:58:00 PM
    May the soul of the departed rest in perfect peace
  • John Nwatu June 29, 2020 11:57:39 PM
    Indeed the death of a good man is painful. May Allah reward him with Aljannat Firdaus. Condolences to the family and the state.
  • James Fadiji June 29, 2020 11:57:30 PM
    May his soul rest in peace, people are dieing too much in this period, we don't even understand again
  • ThankGod Wosu June 29, 2020 11:57:07 PM
    Damn this is sad my condolences to the family of the deceased
  • Sunday Blessing June 29, 2020 11:56:44 PM
    Yahaya, in a condolence message, said Gidado was a devout Muslim, distinguished gentleman and dedicated public servant. He noted that the deceased was a seasoned administrator who served the state diligently and earned the respect and admiration of the people.
  • Olayode Oluwafemi June 29, 2020 11:56:43 PM
    May his gentle soul rest in perfect peace
  • Bobola Ajimuda June 29, 2020 11:56:43 PM
    Serious These deaths nowadays. May those he left behind find comfort
  • Oyinbo Jeremiah June 29, 2020 11:56:38 PM
    May his soul rest in peace and comfort restored unto his family.
  • Michael mandah June 29, 2020 11:56:25 PM
    This is very sad the rate at which people are dying is something else My condolences to his family and loved ones
  • Ogba Ebenezer June 29, 2020 11:56:17 PM
    May his soul rest in peace, that's sad though
  • Bukola Olurunmola June 29, 2020 11:56:10 PM
    Damn this is sad my condolences to the family of the deceased
  • Juliana Adejoh June 29, 2020 11:55:22 PM
    The rate at which prominent people are dying these days is terrifying. May God grant him eternal rest.
  • Joshua Akinpelu June 29, 2020 11:55:15 PM
    Damn this is sad my condolences to the family of the deceased
  • Abiodun Kunle June 29, 2020 11:54:57 PM
    May his gentle soul rest in peace
  • Edet Ekpo June 29, 2020 11:54:54 PM
    May his soul rest in peace and may Allah guide him
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