President Muhammadu Buhari’s commissioner-designate for the Federal Character Commission (FCC), Mr. James Kolo has died.
It was gathered that the Kwara State-indigene died today after a brief illness.
TheCable quoted Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq as commiserating with the people of the deceased person’s hometown, Edu and his family on his passing.
The governor also sympathised with the members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the state over his demise.
He described Kolo as a loyal party man and a team player whose death was a great loss to his family, the people of Edu local government and the entire state.
“We are devastated by the death of Mr. Kolo after recently falling ill. He was a staunch party man and a bridge builder, who worked hard alongside other patriots for the success of the APC in the state.
“We are consoled by the fact that he was a good man who got along with everybody that crossed his path. Many knew him for being a generous person.
“We commiserate with his family and pray to the Almighty God to comfort them and rest his gentle soul,” the governor said.