Adamawa business tycoon and philanthropist,Alhaji Abdullahi Bashir Haske described the dead of Bachama Paramount tradition ruler,Chief Honest Stephen Irmiya as great lost in the state and Nigeria as a nation.
According to him his first encountered with late Irmiya has shown that his down to earth humane nature was unique and make him an ideal good leader.
He said his departure has created a huge gap that only through divine counsel can get another man to wear the shoe he has left before.
“Honest is a friendly first class Chief I have ever seen, he is down to earth and relate well with all manner and classes of people.
” I know the man has left us with good indelible marks of greatness that ever be greener in our minds that he lived well for the sake of humanity.
“My words of consolation goes to the people of Numan federation,especially the Bachama and Bwatiye ethnic nationalities that God should give us a man like Honest.” Haske said