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NAN management condoles with former EiC’s family in Kano


By Zubairu Idris

Kano:.  The Management of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has condoled with the family of the former NAN Editor-in-Chief, Alhaji Ibrahim Mamnaga, who died on Thursday in Kano.

Mammaga died on Thursday in Kano, at the age of 62, after a brief illness.

The management team was led by the agency’s Director of Administration and Human Resource Management, Alhaji Abdulhadi Khaliel and the Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Alhaji Ismail Abdulaziz.

Khaliel said they were sent by the management to come to Kano and condole with the family.

He prayed to Almighty Allah to forgive the deceased shortcomings and grant him Al-Jannatul Firdausi.

A brother to the deceased, Alhaji Garba Kawu-Mammaga, who received the delegation, thanked the management for the visit.

Kawu-Mammaga, said though their brother has retired from service, but the way people were trooping to condole with them, indicated that he lived in peace with them.

A special prayer for the repose of soul of the deceased was offered by the delegation.

Mammaga retired in April 1, 2020, after attaining 60 years of age.

The deceased left behind a wife and six children.

He served as Zonal Manager, NAN Kaduna, Editor in Chief and acting Managing Director before his retirement.

Also at the condolence were the former Editors-in-Chief, Alhaji Yusuf Zango, Idris Abdulrahman and Alhaji Lawal Ado-Daura.

Others were the NAN Kaduna Zonal Manager, Alhaji Abdullahi Salihu, the former Deputy Editor in Chief, Alhaji Abdullahi Yusuf, who now a Senior Special Adviser to Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje on information.(NAN) (www.nannews.ng) /Flowerbudnews