Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has commiserated with the Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory, Haliya Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu over the demise of her mother Hajiya Zainab Sidi Ali.
According to a release by the Minister’s Special Adviser on Communication and Logistics, Atika Aliyu, the deceased passed away Tuesday evening after a brief illness.
In a condolence message conveyed through a press statement signed on Tuesday by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu, he described such loss as a heartfelt pain.
The governor said irrespective of how advanced in age the deceased was, the loss of a mother creates a very big vacuum in one’s life that no amount of consolation could replace
While urging the minister to take solace in the good life which Mama lived acknowledging that she raised good children who were adding value to humanity, hence her death although sudden must be in total submission to the will of Almighty God.
The governor said “Mama has laid good legacies, she lived her life giving herself to raising her children, her family and community, she has also lived a pious life in reference to her creator as she served God and humanity compassionately until her death ”
Governor Bello commiserated with the entire family of the deceased, while he prayed for God to grant Late Hajiya Zainab Sidi Ali eternal rest and those grieved the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
In same vein, the Deputy Governor of Kogi State, Dr. Edward Onoja has commiserated with the Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory, Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu over the passing of her mother, Hajiya Zainab Sidi Ali.
In a condolence message signed on Wednesday by his Chief Press Secretary, Promise Emmanuel, Onoja said the late matriarch lived a good life during which she contributed invaluably to the course of humanity.
He insisted that regardless of the appointed age, the demise of a mother leaves a huge vacuum in our lives as mothers are the foundations of our successes.
He, however, urged Dr Ramatu Tijjani and the rest of the bereaved family to take solace in the impactful life of their mother and more importantly, in the will of God Almighty who gives and takes life.
The Deputy Governor prayed for eternal rest for her gentle soul, and prays for God to grant the bereaved family the fortitude to bear the irreplaceable loss.