Niger State Government has mourned the death of Alhaji Suleman Ahmed, the Bima of Enagi in Edati Local Government Area of the State.
The Secretary to the Government of Niger State, (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane in a statement, said Ahmed died in Abuja after a protracted illness.
The SSG described the death of Bima of Enagi as a huge loss to the State, stressing that the late Bima of Enagi laid a solid foundation for peace in Enagi and its environs.
According to Matane, “late Suleman Ahmed was an epitome of peace and a forthright leader who dedicated his lifetime in championing the course of humanity.
“On behalf of the Government and people of the State, I want to convey my sincere and heartfelt condolences to the Etsu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Council of Traditional Rulers, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, the immediate family of late Bima of Enagi and the entire Nigerlites on this monumental loss.”
He urged members of the family to “take solace in the fact that all mortals shall taste death and must answer the call of Almighty Allah at one point in time or another.”