By Amuda Dan Sulaiman Fab
The Executive chairman, Lokoja Local Government Area of Kogi State, Hon. Muhammed Dan’Asebe Muhammed, has sympathized with Hon. Shaba Ibrahim, member representing Lokoja/Kogi Federal Constituency over the death of his mother Hajiya Belkisu Sulaiman.
Muhammed, in a statement enjoined the lawmaker and members of his family to see the death of their mother as an act of Allah and also be consoled by the fact that she lived a fulfilled life to have existed for up to 86 years.
The Council Chairman said he has no doubt that the deceased was a good mother who had respect for both cultural and religious values which is evident in the lifestyle of her offsprings particularly Shaba Ibrahim.
“I believe the deceased was a good mother who brought up her children well. Though it is painful that she has departed, but I believe she has accomplished all, having lived upto 86 years on earth. All we can now do is to pray for the repose of her soul and for us to live as long as she lived”, he said.
He also prayed Allah to grant Shaba and the family members as well as close associates the fortitude to bear the loss.