Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the death of onetime-minister of sports and the immediate past APC Vice National Chairman (North West), Barrister Inuwa Abdulkadir as a loss to the nation and progressive community as a whole.
The late Abdulkadir passed on yesterday from complications arising from COVID-19.
In a statement signed by Kebbi state governor and Chairman of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) Abubakar Atiku Bagudu, the APC Governors prayed for the repose of his soul, and comfort for the family he left behind.
“We received with heavy heart and gratitude to Allah (SWT) for a life well blessed, the death of Barrister Inuwa Abdulkadir, immediate past APC Vice National Chairman (North West). We, the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF), join the family, the All Progressives Congress of Sokoto State and the nation to pray for the repose of the soul of our dear and beloved Mallam Inuwa Abdulkadir. His death is a loss to the nation and the Nigerian progressive community.
“We pray to God Almighty to grant the family the fortitude to bear this heavy loss. May Allah reward all the good work of Mallam Abdulkadir, forgive his limitations and bless what he left behind.
“May the soul of Mallam Inuwa Abdulkadir rest in peace!” The statement said.
Until his death, Alh. Inuwa Abdulkadir esq was also the Chairman Governing Board of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and Chairman, Governing Council of Sokoto State University. He was once Attorney General of Sokoto state and Minister of Youth and Sports Development.