Lalong mourns death of Senator Gogwim



 Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau has expressed sadness over the death of a former representing Plateau Central, Sati Gogwim, who died at the age of 71.

Lalong, condolence message by Director of Press and Public Affairs, Dr Makut Macham, in Jos , described the deceased as a patriot.

He said Gogwim, who represented Plateau Central in the Senate 2007-2011, gave the nation and Plateau State best in all duties.

He eulogised the , saying he retired from the army with records of achievements and was diligent in politics, business, community service and philanthropy.

Lalong said the would be missed for invaluable contributions to the growth and development of Plateau, particularly during its moments where his counsel facilitated engagements and resolutions that helped in addressing issues.

While commiserating with his family, friends and associates, the governor urged them to take solace in the legacies he left behind and build on it to honour his memory.(NAN)