Late Maitama Sule , a Detribalised Nigerian-)Gov. Al-makura
Governor Umaru Tanko Al-makura of Nasarawa state has received with shock , news of the death of the elder statesman, Dan Masanin Kano ,Alh Yusuf Maitama Sule who described as “A detribalised Nigerian.”
A statement signed by Ahmed Tukur ,the Special Assistant to the Governor on Media and Publicity, also described late Maitama Sule as a patriotic Nigerian, who stood for his country and for the common man.
According to Al-Makura, the death of the late DanMasanin Kano is a great loss to the entire country whose vacuum will be hard to fill.
The Governor further extolled late Maitama Sule as an exceptional politician ,whose experience traversed several continents , greatly improved the polity and shaped the country’s democratic disposition.
He equally noted that DanMasanin Kano was a man of the people ,who helped tremendously in bringing about the needed peace and Unity across the nation.
While commiserating with the immediate family, the Emir of Kano and the government and people of Kano state, Al-makura prayed to God to grant the late DanMasanin Kano ,Aljanaatu Firdausi.