The Director General, National Productivity Centre NPC, Dr Kashim Akor has expressed sadness over the death of former Director General, National Space Research and Development Agency NASRDA, Professor Seidu Mohammed Ogah.
Dr Akor in a message of condolence to the family and people of Kogi State described the death of the space and remote sensing expert who developed and advanced space technology across the continent as a colossal loss to Nigeria.
He further described the space Professor as a rare gem who had distinguished himself both in the academic, administrative and space management across the world.
He said during his tenure he resolved alot of thorny issues in the country with the aid of space technology, as he was still rendering professional advises to the current handlers.
The Director General prayed for the repose of the soul of academic juggernaut, while urging the family to take solace that he lived a fulfilled life.
The NPC Director General also prayed for God’s forgiveness of his sins while on earth, saying his empowerment strategy and human relations shall be rewarded hereafter..