A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress in Adamawa State, Senator Abubakar Girei has expressed deep shock over the demise of former governor of defunct Gongola State, ambassador Wilberforce Juta.
In a condolence message he personally signed, Girei said the man has died at a time his wealth of experience, wisdom and excellent leadership are seriously needed adding that his death is a huge loss not only to his family, friends, Adamawa State but a huge loss to the nation in general.
” He lived as a man of God and was very generous and accommodating to all manner of people.
” The elder-stateman was one of the most respected illustrious sons of Adamawa.
“May his soul rest in perfect peace, and may the Almighty God give his family and the good people Adamawa State the fortitude to bear the loss,” he said.