By: Abubakar Abba Kaduna
Chairman Northern Speakers Forum, Speaker of the Kaduna State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani has described the death of a former Presidential candidate, Alhaji Bashir Tofa as the loss of a perfect gentleman.
In a statement issued to The Daily Vendor Newspaper on Monday and signed by his Special Assistant Media and Publicity, Hon. Ibrahim Dahiru Danfulan the speaker said
Nigeria has lost a perfect gentleman adding that the elder statesman Bashir Tofa was peaceful, patriotic and a lover of his country.
“All through his life time, he was never named among controversial politicians that fan embers of disunity, confusion and disintegration,” he said.
The statement said that Tofa never played do-or-die politics, but was an embodiment of democracy at its finest.
“He will be deeply missed by all for his silent role in stabilizing the polity,” it added.
Zailani condoled his immediate family, Kano State