The Yobe State Governor, Mai Mala Buni has expressed deep sorrow over the loss of life of Colonel Dahiru Ciroma Bako, who died after a fierce battle with Boko Haram terrorists.
Buni, by his Director-Normal, Press and Media Affairs Mamman Mohammed mentioned, “It’s with full submission to the desire of Allah (SWT) that we obtain the unhappy information of the loss of life of this gallant officer, Col. DC Bako.”
He described late Col. Bako as a fearless and thoroughbred skilled who dedicated his life to the service of his fatherland.
“This can be a enormous loss to the Nigerian Military and the folks of the North East Area specifically.
“He fought insurgency with an distinctive dedication and vigour till his final breath.
“At the moment, we be part of his speedy household, the Nigeria military and the nation to mourn this fantastic gentleman officer who laid his life for us”.
The Governor additionally mentioned the loss of life has little doubt created a vacuum, however expressed optimism that many different Bakos would emerge to fill the vacuum.
On behalf of the federal government and other people of Yobe state, Governor Buni commiserated with the late Col. Bako household and the Nigeria military.
He prayed Allah to forgive his shortcomings and grant his soul everlasting peace in Aljannatur Firdausi.