Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi who returned from Holy Land (Mecca) barely a week ago, where he performed lesser Hajj, on Sunday visited his country home and identified with his people especially those whose loved one’s passed away.
The Speaker’s first point of call was at the residence of former Overseer of Umaisha Development Area and Member, Governing Council in the College of Education, Akwanga, Nasarawa State, Hon. Ibrahim Ohybutu who lost his beloved mother, Malama Aishatu Musa.
The Toto Local Government political leader while expressing his condolences to the family said death is inevitable and will always come knocking at the doorsteps of every living beings whose time has come.
“I was touched when the shocking news came to me that Mama Aishatu Musa is gone
“Mama Aishatu lived a fulfilled life while alive, she nurtured her children to be successful in life
“I have come with my people to condole you over her demise and prayed God to reward her with paradise and give the people left behind the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss” he said.
Responding, the Member, Governing Council in the College of Education Akwanga, Nasarawa State, Hon. Ibrahim Ohybutu who received the delegation on behalf of the bereaved family, commended Speaker Balarabe for the show of love extended to his family at such trying time.
Ohybutu said despite what him and his immediate family was passing through as a result of their mother’s passage, he was consoled over the Speaker’s timely visit.
He thanked the Speaker and his team for coming down to sympathize with them in spite of his tight schedules and assured him of their support, loyalty and prayers at all times.
Similarly, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi, the 5th and 6th Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly led his team on condolence visit to family of late Hajiya Laraba in Umaisha.
The Speaker’s delegation was received and ushered in by the immediate younger brother to the deceased and head of the family, Malam Ibrahim Omaki at late Mama Laraba residence in old market Umaisha, Toto Local Government Area of Naaarawa State.
He prayed for peaceful reposed of the deceased and for God to reward late Hajiya Laraba with paradise.
The Speaker and Candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, for Umaisha/Ugya state constituency also paid royal homage to HRH. Alhaji Usman Abdullahi, Agaba Idu and Ohimagye Opanda for royal blessing and as well to officially informed him of his returned from the Holy Land, where he performed Lesser Hajj.
While at his residence, the Speaker also received host of dignitaries within and outside who have come to welcome him home.
The Speaker was accompanied by the Deputy Chairman Toto LGC, Hon. Abubakar Haruna Kwanakis, former member who represented Umaisha/Ugya state constituency and now state coordinator for Tinubu/Shettima for President, Hon. Yusuf Omaki, former Executive Chairman Toto LGC, Hon. (Prince) Nuhu Adamu Dauda.
Other includes, Special Adviser on Political matters to Rt. Hon. Muhammed Usman Uderstand, Special Assistant, Hon. Gimba Salihu, Special Adviser to the governor, Senior Special Assistant, His Chief of Staff and host of supporters where on ground to give the Speaker a rousing welcome.