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He avoided publicity, controversy – Buhari reacts to death of Shekarau Angyu




President Muhammadu Buhari has described the loss of life of a paramount ruler of the Jukun race and Chairman Taraba State Council of Conventional Rulers, the Aku Uka of Wukari, Dr Shekarau Angyu, as a terrific loss to Nigeria as an entire.

Buhari stated the late Angyu was a easy man who ‘averted publicity and controversy’ all through his lifetime of service to his folks and Nigeria.

Reacting to the demise of Angyu, President Buhari stated, “the passing of Shekarau Angyu right now when the nation wanted his immense knowledge and information in its efforts to beat its challenges, is a superb loss for which I can’t discover the suitable phrases to explain.”

Garba Shehu, the Senior Particular Assistant to the President Media and Publicity, made this recognized in a press release forwarded to DAILY POST on Monday.

Recall that Angyu handed on just a few days in the past on the age of 84.

“The late Aku Uka of Wukari was a easy man who averted publicity and controversy all through his lifetime of service to his folks and the nation.

“Although loss of life is inevitable, we can not overlook the immense contributions of the late Aku Uka to the promotion of peace, concord, unity, tolerance and peaceable coexistence in his neighborhood and the nation at giant,” the President stated.

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