Reports has said that the New Patriotic Party Parliamentary Candidate for Yapei-Kusawugu, Abu Kamara has lost his life in a car accident.
He is reported to have died on the spot alongside two others in the crash.
The Parliamentary Candidate was returning to Tamale after a campaign event when the incident happened near Datoyili at about 10:39 pm on Friday, October 16, 2020.
The two remaining victims are said to be his aide and another passenger who were with him in his car reported to have crashed into an articulated truck.
The Savannah Regional branch of the NPP confirming his death in a short statement said, “With a heavy heart, the Savannah Regional NPP and the party at large announce the unfortunate demise of our Parliamentary Candidate for the Yapei Kusowgu Constituency, Abu Kamara. He died with an aide, Majeed Kotochi (Young Chief) and another occupant in an unfortunate accident at the Datoyili police barrier. May their Souls Rest in Peace. Amen.”
His main contender in the December polls, John Abdulai Jinapor of the National Democratic Congress in a statement on his Facebook page described the news as sad and extended condolences to the affected family of Mr. Kamara, the NPP and the constituents of Yapei-Kusawagu.
The remains of Mr. Abu Kamara has already been deposited at the Tamale Teaching Hospital.
The death of the NPP parliamentary candidate comes exactly a week after the party lost its parliamentary candidate for Mfantseman East, Ekow Quansah Hayford to a reported attack by armed robbers who shot the MP and his driver to death.
Gen. Dewua’s Death, An Irreparable Loss To Benue, Nigeria – Ortom
By Yahaya Idris, Makurdi.
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has described the death of Brigadier General Charles Dewua as a painful loss to the Nigerian Army, Benue State and the country at large.
The Governor in a statement issue through his Chief Press Secretary, Terver Akase, on Monday said he received the sad news with shock and devastation.
He noted that Dewua was one of the reliable Army Generals who made selfless contributions to the country especially in the area of human capital development.
Governor Ortom also ssid the late Brigadier General was a true professional who added value to the military, and stated that his services will be deeply missed at a time Nigeria is facing security challenges.
He prays God to grant the deceased eternal rest and console the Dewua family as well as the entire people of Gwer West Local Government Area.
President Buhari, Condoles With Gen Buba Marwa Over Loss Of Brother
A press statement signed and issue Tuesday by Femi Adesina,
Special Adviser to the President on
Media and Publicity, said President Muhammadu Buhari prays God’s comfort and succour for former Lagos State military administrator and All Progressives Congress stalwart, Brigadier-General Mohammed Buba Marwa, on the loss of his younger brother, Idris, aged 57.
Alhaji Idris Marwa, a successful businessman in Kaduna, passed on Tuesday, after an illness.
Condoling with the Marwa family, President Buhari urges them to take solace in the fact that all mortals are destined to ultimately return to their maker, adding: “What would then matter is how well we have carried out our stewardship on earth, and I believe Idris Marwa played his role well.”
The President asks God to care for the family left by the deceased, and that they will receive the fortitude to bear the loss.
Governor Bello Commiserate With State APC Chairman Over Mother’s Passage
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello has commiserated with the State All Progressive Congress Chairman Hon. Abdullahi Bello over the death of his mother, Hajia Salamatu Bello.
The Governor’s message was conveyed in a press statement on Tuesday signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Muhammed Onogwu.
Governor Bello stated that the loss of a mother was a painful experience which cannot be easily erased from the heart
He mentioned that the party Chairman and other members of the family of the late matriarch should take absolute solace in the fact that the late Hajia Bello lived a fulfilled life as a mother who has raised great children and grand children
The Governor condoled with the entire Bello family while he prayed for the repose of the late Matriarch and for God Almighty to grant those left behind the strength to bare such irreparable loss.
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