Abuja - President Muhammadu Buhari has
described the death of former governor of Bayelsa State, Diepreye
Alamieyeseigha, as a loss to the state and the Ijaw people.
This is carried in a condolence message released by
Buhari's Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity Garba Shehu.
Shehu said President Buhari sympathised with
Alamieyeseigha's family and the Government and People of Bayelsa State, asking
them to. take the loss as God’s will.
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“Former Governor Alamieyeseigha was well loved by his
people, this love was expressed in the way they supported him through his time
in public office," Buhari is quoted as saying.
Alamieyeseigha died last Saturday at the University of
Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital.
He succumbed to a brief illness at the age of
- CAJ News