By Kalada Jumbo
Akwa Ibom State Governor Emmanuel Udom has lost his father, Elder Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang.
The governor of one of the rich Niger Delta states has since been receiving condolence messages from everywhere; including from his Niger Delta counterpart.
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike is one of those who have sent their condolence messages to the bereaved governor.
In his condolence message, released by Paulinus Nsirim, Permanent Secretary,
Ministry of Information, Rivers State, on
Wednesday, December 4, Wike described late Pa Gabriel Emmanuel Nkanang, as a man whose vision of life was remarkable.
He prayed that God will grant the Government and people of Akwa Ibom State the fortitude to bear the loss.
It will be recalled that the Late Elder Nkanang died on December 1, 2019, at the age of Ninety (90) years.
May the gentle soul of the reposed rest in perfect peace!