Former Managing Director, Nigeria Railway Corporation (NRC) and Kogi east Senator in the 8th Assembly, Alhaji Abdulrahman Abubakar has described the death of the former Minister as a colossal and personal loss to him, his family and Nigerians.
Senator Abdul bare his mind in a statement saying Nigeria has lost one of it’s finest,sincere and highly dedicated leader whose interest is built on the template of a Nationalist.
He says the death of Sardauna of Ankpa has created a big vacuum that will take a long time to fill,stating that his virtues are rare.
He further described the late sage as both a father an adopted father who nutured him even up to this age.
Senator Abdul says they will be consoled by the mere fact that his journey to the great was an inevitable end, that all and sundry must oblige at appointed time,praying that he will be rewarded with Aljanatul firdaus.