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President mourns ex-police chief Misau

28 March 2014, 19:24

Abuja - President Goodluck Jonathan has offered condolences to the family of Hamma Misau, one of the representatives of the Association of Retired Police Officers at the ongoing National Conference.

The retired Assistant Inspector-General of Police died on Thursday of an undisclosed in illness. He was 67.

According to Reuben Abati, Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, President Jonathan also extended his sincere condolences to the government and people of Bauchi State  as well as the Chairman of the National Conference, Justice Idris Kutigi and all of the deceased's co-delegates.

"The President joins them in mourning Hamma Misau who patriotically served his nation, state and community throughout his 34 years of distinguished service in the Nigeria Police Force and even in retirement, continued to be actively engaged with efforts to move the nation forward as shown by his participation in the National Conference," Abati stated.

He said President Jonathan urges all delegates to the National Conference to resolve to honour his memory by rededicating themselves to working conscientiously towards further strengthening national unity and promoting peace, security, political stability and faster development in the country.

- CAJ News


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