Adamawa State Governor, Rt. Hon Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has expressed condolences to the family of the late Usman Gajere Kamale Joseph over the demise of the patriarch of the Kamale clan who passed on Saturday at the age of 95.
A statement by Humwashi Wonosikou, Fintiri’s press secretary said the governor extends his sincere feelings and that of the Government and People of Adamawa State for the vacuum that has been created in the family.
He described late Pa Kamale Joseph as a man of courage and resilience who stood doggedly behind his family and the entire Kamale community throughout his lifetime as a “foremost community leader raising children like my brother and friend Adamu Kamale who later served the nation at the national level.”
Governor Fintiri noted that late Pa Kamale Joseph had a profound impact on his life, adding that “I am saddened to hear about the loss. As we mourn this great loss, we are reminded of his sacrifice, and his willingness to serve so selflessness will not be forgotten. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and loved ones during this difficult hour. May God bless his soul”.
Fintiri prayed God to grant his soul eternal rest. He also prayed God to console his family, relatives and entire Kamale community who have been touched by the passing on of the legendary Patriach.