Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Sule has lost his eldest son, Hassan Abdullahi Sule.
Hassan, died in the late hours of Thursday January 26, after a brief illness.
The deceased, who got married in June last year was Governor Sule’s eldest son with his first wife, Hajiya Silifat.
The Executive Chairman Akwanga Local Government Area, Safiyanu Isa Andaha, who confirmed the development, expressed deep shock over the demise of Hassan.
The chairman in a statement said “On behalf of the my family, Akwanga Local Government and people of Madaland, I wish to extend our deepest condolences to Engr Abdullahi Sule, his family and the entire Gudi traditional Council for this irreparable loss”
Similarly, the Publisher of Eggonnews, a community newspaper in the state, Mr Mathew Kuju, has also condoled with Governor Sule over the death of his son, Hassan A. A. Sule.
The publisher in a statement said: “it is with pains in our hearts to learn of the passage of your dear son, Hassan, who was full of life and was committed to achieving what God had set for him in life.
“No doubt, it is very painful when a father has to bury a son, but only Allah can explain such happenings”
“We pray May Allah raise him among the righteous and grant him aljannah Firdausi, and may Allah grant the family the fortitude to bear this painful demise” he said.