The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the death of the former Minister of Sports and immediate past National Vice Chairman – North West, Alhaji Inuwa Abdulkadir as a loss of a true progressive.
The party in a condolences message signed by it’s Deputy National Publicity Secretary, Yekini Nabena in Abuja on Monday said the party was “deeply saddened by the death of our immediate-past National Vice Chairman (North West), Alhaji Inuwa Abdulkadir.
“The APC has lost a grassroots politician, true progressive and distinguished personality who served the party and country meritoriously and at the highest level. In grief, we urge all to remember and be comforted by the positive impact and indelible strides the late Inuwa Abdulkadir left during his time on earth”.
Until his death, Abdulkadir was the Chairman Governing Board of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and Chairman, Governing Council of Sokoto State University. He was once Attorney General of Sokoto state.
He held the traditional title of Magatakarda Babba (Chief Scribe) of the Sokoto Sultanate.
The party expressed condolences to his immediate family, the Sokoto Sultanate, the government and people of Sokoto State and prayed for Allah’s mercy and the repose of his soul.