The executive Governor of Adamawa State,Rt Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri mourned the death of Alhaji Ismaila Numan whose sad event occurred at the earlier hours of Tuesday.
Fintiri in a Press Statement signed by Solomon Kumangar,his
Director General Media and Communications received with deep shock, news of the demise of the respected Elder statesman who has joined the pantheon of modern Adamawa State’s great architects
Governor Ahmadu therefore expresses profound sympathy to the bereaved Family, the people of Numan, the State and Country, at this great loss.
The statement read that ”Mr Governor considers the sad occurrence as a big blow to the State, coming at a time when the Late Alhaji Ismaila’s repository of wisdom, dependable counsel and excellent forebearance, are required by the Government of the day, to stear it on the firm course of delivering on its mission.”
While bidding him farewell,Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri assured that The Government and the people, share in the bereaved Family’s grieve and sense loss as he transits to Aljanna Firdausi.