Vice President Mohammed Namadi Sambo has described as “shocking” and a great loss, the sudden demise of Senator Isaiah Balat who passed on Tuesday.
He said Senator Isaiah Balat was a great politician that would go down in history as someone who took giant steps to stabilise the Nigerian polity through his numerous contributions and selfless service to the nation.
The Vice President while commiserating with the members of his family over his painful death, and urged them to take heart stating that though they love him, God loved him more.
Sambo said Senator Balat would be greatly missed by the Presidency, Kaduna State and Nigeria in general.
The Vice President prayed for the repose of his soul and for his family to have the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Until his death, Senator Isaiah Balat was the Special Adviser to the President on Special Duties, Office of the Vice President. He was a one time Senator and Minister of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.
No tags for this post.