Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa is currently mourning with Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State, who lost his uncle, Shiekh Haruna Usman recently.
Okowa recently revealed that Shiekh Haruna lived a brilliant life and begged the family to focus on his legacies on earth.
According to him, the fact that the deceased lived to witness the outstanding successes achieved by his kids is also something to be proud of since it made his stay on earth very memorable.
He added that he shares in the sorrow and pains of the family at this period and prays that God will grant them the courage to bear the loss.
His words, “We received the news of the demise of your beloved uncle with sadness but we are consoled by the fact that he lived a life of dedicated service to God and humanity.
“We share in your sorrow and pains at this period and we pray that God will grant you the courage to bear the loss, as we pray for the repose of the soul of the departed Shiekh.
“On behalf of my family, the government and people of Delta, I mourn with you, my brother Governor, Aminu Tambuwal, on the unfortunate demise of your beloved uncle.
“It is my prayer that God will comfort you and the entire family and Sokoto people, and give them the fortitude to bear the loss.”