Dogara consoles with Niger over Kure’s death

Dogara consoles with Niger over Kure’s  death
Rt. Hon. Yakubu Dogara, Speaker of the House of Representatives, has
commiserated with the people and government of Nigeria state over the death
of former Governor Abdulkadir Kure.

In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media & Public Affairs,
Turaki Hassan on Sunday, the Speaker said the former governor's death is a
big loss.

Dogara described the late politician as a progressive and seasoned
technocrat whose experience and wisdom would be missed.

The Speaker also extended his condolence to Kure's immediate  family and
prayed God to grant them the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.


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