Governor Yahaya Bello Of Kogi State has expressed his condolences and that of the state to the family of the late educationist, Prof Ibrahim Abdulsalami.
“It was with deep regret but total submission to the will of Almighty Allah that we learnt about the passing away of a great educationist, Prof Ibrahim Abdulsalami.
His profound personality is memorable. I always cherished the memory of his hardworking capacity, well planed and well disciplined lifestyle. As a Professor in public administration, Ibrahim Abdulsalami was one of the shining lights and a colossus in the education sector who contributed immensely to the education development of Nigeria for many decades before his retirement and to the time of his passing”.
“He has left an indelible mark on the sands of time and his exceptional contribution to academic development will remain dear to lovers of education whenever they recall his contributions to the growth of that sector.
We have lost a decent statesman and one of the finest intellectuals in our generation.
He will sorely be missed”.
The late educationist was a lecturer in the department of Public Administration, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Prof Ibrahim who hailed from Adavi Local Government Area Of Kogi State died on Tuesday, 22nd Of January, 2019 at the age of 76.
Chief Press Secretary to the Governor.