Governor Umaru Tanko Al-makura of Nasarawa state has received with
shock the news of the death of the elder stateman, Dan Masanin Kano
Alh Yusuf Maitama Sule a detribalised Nigerian.
A statement signed by Ahmed Tukur Apecial Assistant to the Governor on
Media and Publicity, described late Maitama Sule as a patriotic
Nigerian who stands for his country and for the common man.
He said that the death of the late Dan masanin Kano is a great loss to
the entire country whose vacuum will be hard to fill.
Al-makura said that Maitama sule is an exceptional politician whose
experience transverse several continents and greatly improved the
polity and shaped the country’s democratic disposition.
He explained that Danmasanin kano as a man of the people has helped
tremendously in bringing about the needed peace and Unity across the
While commiserating with the immediate family, the Emir of Kano and
the government and people of Kano state, Al-makura prayed to God to
grant the late Danmasanin Kano Aljanaatu Firdausi