By Yunusa Abdullahi
The Honourable Commissioner Ministry of Information and Strategy Dr. Umar Garba pella has condoled the state council of the Nigeria Union of Journalists over the death of one of its member Late Ibrahim Abdulaziz who died recently as a result of ghastly motor accident along Gombe - Alkaleri road.
While commiserating Wight the NUJ and Family members of the Late Ibrahim Abdulaziz ,the Honourable Commissioner who was ably represented by the Permanent Secretary Barr. Isuwa kskbiya Misali described the deceased as a great loss not only to the NUJ but to the entire state and the country at large.
The Permanent Secretary accompanied by the top management staff of the Ministry stated that the Late Journalist is a complete gentle man who was always dedicated on his duties and ensuring of balance reportage in line with the ethics of the profession, maintaining that the deceased has left a vacuum that hardly be replaced in the near future.
He however stated that death is inevitable and prayed Almighty Allah to grand the deceased eternal rest and the family fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
While responding, the Council Chairmanof the NUJ Comrade Ishaka Donald Dedan had appreciated for the condolence visit and assured that the State Council of the NUJ would continue to partner with the Ministry of Information and Strategy for the overall progress and Development of the profession.
Comrade Dedan also stated that the ministry is fully in support of the NUJ in all the activities of the NUJ and hope that the tempo would be maintained.
The Information delegation were also at the family residence of the deceased at Yolde - Pate for the condolence visit where prayers are offered for reposed of the deceased.