President Muhammadu Buhari has come out to mourn the death of Amb. Wilberforce Juta, 2nd civilian governor of old Gongola State.
Buhari recently commiserated with the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) on the death of one of the party’s founding fathers.
According to him, Amb. Wilberforce lectured and prepared several Nigerians for leadership roles of today and tomorrow, including Mr. Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation.
He added that his thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of the deceased in their time of grief.
His words, ”In recognition of his outstanding roles in the education sector, as a school principal, the elder statesman was once honoured as the Best Principal in the North East.
”President Buhari’s thoughts and prayers are with the Ambassador’s family, friends and the people of Adamawa State in their time of grief, even as he prays for the repose of the soul of the departed patriot.”