By Ismail Auwal
Jigawa State Governor, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar MON, mni, mourned the death of former military administrator of Jigawa State, Brigadier General Ibrahim Aliyu rtd, who died yesterday Friday in Kaduna.
Accoring to a statement signed by the Special Adviser Media and Public Relations to the Governor,
Habibu Nuhu Kila, Badaru described the death of Gen. Aliyu as a great loss to the people and government of Jigawa State.
He said that the late General had sacrificed his life in the service of humanity.
It will be recalled that early this month, His Excellency the Vice President Yemi Osibanjo was in Jigawa state to commission a road named after Gen. Aliyu as part of recognition of his contribution to the state.
Governor Badaru, while condoling with the deceased family, prayed to the Almighty Allah to grant him eternal rest and give them the fortitude to bear the loss.