The Hon Minister of Sports and Youth Development Barrister Solomon Dalung has commiserated with the youth and people of Kogi state over the death of their Patriot and All Progressives Congress, APC governorship candidate, Prince Abubakar Audu.
The 68 year old politician died on Saturday after a brief illness.
In a a statement, Barrister Dalung described the news of Prince Audu’s death as shocking and unfortunate.
He called on the youth and supporters of the state and party to remain calm. “I am personally devastated by his death but God is the author of man’s destiny. I’m appealing to the youth of the state to be calm as they mourn the death of their party’s flag bearer”.
Barrister Dalung also prayed that God will comfort his wife, children and the family he left behind and grant him eternal rest.
Prince Abubakar Audu has since been buried in his hometown Ogbonicha-Alloma in Ofu Local Government Area of Kogi state, according to Islamic rites.

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