The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has commiserated with the people of Niger State and Bida Emirate over the death of former Chief Judge of the State, Justice Jibrin Ndatsu Ndajiwo, Magajin Gari Nupe who died today, Tuesday 11th August, 2020 in Doko after a protracted illness.
In his condolence message, the SSG described Justice Jibrin Ndatsu Ndajiwo as a respected jurist who spent his life in the service of the State, country and humanity, adding that his death was a great tragedy and a monumental loss to the State at this very critical period of our history.
Ahmed Matane further explained late Ndajiwo made a remarkable impact on the State and his chosen career with clear evidence that his death would create a huge gap in the judiciary as well as miss his wise counsel.
According to the SSG, late Jibrin Ndajiwo was a passionate man, a jurist of high repute and a man of integrity who rose through the ranks to became chief judge of Niger State.
On behalf of the people and Government of Niger State, I commiserate with the immediate family of the deceased on this very huge loss, the Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar on the loss of a dependable ally and a loyal council member. May the Almighty Allah (SWT) grant the soul of the departed eternal rest, reward him with Jannatul Firdausi and grant the entire family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss, the statement added.