By: Abubakar SH
The Speaker of Kogi State House of Assembly, Rt Hon Aliyu Umar Yusuf has attended the burial rites of the deceased Sheikh Bashir Yabagi who died after a protracted illness on Sunday.
In a statement issued by the Head of Press and Publicity to the Hon. Speaker, Yabagi Mohammed stated that the speaker prayed for the peaceful repose of the soul of the deceased, saying that may Allah admits the remains in Jannatul Firdaus.
Among the dignitaries that attended the Burial rites were member representing Lokoja/Kogi (Kotonkarfe) Federal Constituency at the National Assembly, Hon Danladi Suleiman Aguye and the member representing Lokoja I State Constituency, Hon Bin-Ebaiya Shehu Tijjani (BEST) and the SSA to Kogi State Governor on Industrial Training, Comrade (Hon) Abdullahi Adamu and other government functionaries.