Nasarawa Speaker Attends 3 Days Fidaus of Late Alhaji Pa. Isah Ahmed Dauda, Charges Family Members to Emulate His Good Deeds
By: Yahaya Idris, Toto
The Speaker, Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Alhaji Abdullahi Ibrahim Balarabe on Sunday attended the 3-Day Fidaus of late Alhaji Pa. Isah Ahmed Dauda, father of the Chairman, Toto Local Government Council, Hon. Aliyu Abdullahi Tashas.
The Speaker, in an interview described the deceased as a man who contributed immensely to Tashara community.
Alhaji Balarabe who represent the good people of Umaisha/Ugya state constituency of Toto LG, said late Baba lived a fulfilled life, urging the people and family members to emulate his good deeds while on earth.
“Regardless of his old age, we take solace in the fact that it is not how far, but how well. I have witnessed many testimonies coming out from people from all walks of without any equivocation, I can say that he was the best father”
Hon. Balarabe described his death as a great loss to the Toto LG, adding that the intellectual capacity of the late Baba had reflected in the way he had led members of his family without rancour.
“This visit is intended to convey our heartfelt condolences and express our sadness to the government and people of Toto as the speaker left us at a time when we least expected it because of his roles in the society
“We commiserate with the Chairman, members of the Tashas’s immediate family and the entire people of Toto LG on this tragic loss”
Speaking on behalf of the family, the Chairman of Toto LG and son to late Alhaji Isah Ahmed Dauda appreciated the Speaker and his delegation for coming down to identify with them. He promised to sustain on the good legacies of late Baba.
The Speaker’s delegation had in attendance, Member representing Toto/Gadabuke Constituency, Hon. Usman Labaran Shafa, Nasarawa Health Commissioner, Hon. Ahmed Baba Yahaya, SA Political to Nasarawa Speaker, Alhaji Muhammed Usman (Understanding), former Toto LG Secretary, Muhammed Nuhu Abdulgafar among others.
The event feature prayers and supplications by clergymen from within and outside Toto LG.