Idris Ahmed, Lokoja.
Senior Special Assistant on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs to Kogi state governor, Barrister Mohammad Tanko Musa Osuku, has described the death of the Turaki of Opanda Umaisha and National President Ohiku Egbira Development Association, Alhaji Isa Bukar as a collosal loss to the entire Egbira race nationwide.
Barrister Tanko, who was the former Administrator of Kogi local government council, said he received with shock the news of the death of Alhaji Isa Bukar, one of the prominent elites of Egbira land who has contributed to the unity and progress of the Egbira people nationwide.
While consoling the Ohinoyi of Ebira land, His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Ado Ibrahim, the Ohimege Igu, His Royal Majesty, Alhaji Abdulrazak Isa Koto, the Onah of Abaji, HRH Alhaji Yunusa Baba Adamu, the Ohinoyi Ogye Toto, Alhaji Muhammad Audu Azaki and the father of the late leader, the Ohimegye Opanda, Alhaji Usman Abdullahi, Barr. Tanko urged them to remain focused despite the demise of Alhaji Isa Bukar whom he said was their Special Adviser on all fronts.
While he prayed to God to forgive the departed soul all his sins and grant him Aljanat fidaus, prayed to God to give Nasarawa state government, people of Toto LGA and family of the late Isa Bukar the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.