By Amuda Dan Sulaiman Fab
The Lokoja Forum Of Patriots, (LFP), organizers of Lokoja Boat Regatta, has sent condolences to the Dandarma of Lokoja, Barrister Naseer Ahmad, on the death of his father, Alhaji Muhammed Karaworo Ahmed.
Alhaji Muhammed Karaworo Ahmed
reportedly died at his residence in Kano yesterday at 96.
Condoling with Barrister Ahmad, the government and people of Kogi state, the LFP, in a statement signed by its Chairman, Alhaji Idris Baba’Ango, in Lokoja on Saturday, urged him and members of his family to take solace in the fact that their father lived a good life during which he made invaluable contributions to the course of humanity.
The Forum paid glowing tribute to Barr Ahmad for being a good father and joined the family and people of Kogi State to mourn the octogenarian.
According to the statement, the family should be consoled in the fact that their father lived to witness the successes of his children.
“We received the news of the demise of your beloved father with sadness, but we are consoled by the fact that he lived a life of dedicated service to God and humanity.
“Alhaji Muhammed Karaworo Ahmed
was a strong pillar in Lokoja, a disciplinarian and a devout Muslim and would be missed by all those whose lives he affected in many ways.
“We share in your sorrow and pains at this period and we pray that God will grant you and the family the courage to bear the loss, and we also pray for the repose of the soul of your departed father,” the statement added.