Abia State Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has commiserated with Governor Waziri Tambuwal, Government and people of Sokoto State over the death of former President of Nigeria, Alhaji Shehu Usman Shagari who died at the age of 93.
Governor Ikpeazu in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Enyinnaya Appolos, said he received the news of the demise of the great Patriot with shock, and sadness.
He sai described Shagari as a man of integrity, diligence and humility that have which he said explained the hallmark of his visionary leadership as Nigeria’s first Executive of President.
“On behalf of the government and people of Abia State, I pray that God gives the family, government and people of Sokoto State and Nigerians the fortitude to bear this irreparable exit of Nigeria’s great icon”, he added.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor