Governor Agbu Kefas of Taraba State has expressed daze implicit the demise of the erstwhile president of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Victor Bala Kona.
In a connection made disposable to journalists connected Sunday successful Jalingo, the State superior by his Special Adviser connected Media and Digital Communications, Emmanuel Bello, helium noted that the “sad quality of the transition of the erstwhile Chairman of our large party, Chief Victor Bala Kona, is specified a achy one.”
He added that, “We didn’t lone suffer a governmental icon but a begetter and a consummate household man.”
The Governor, who said this came arsenic a daze to the enactment and the radical of the authorities astatine large, said his decease came astatine a clip his wealthiness of acquisition and cognition would beryllium astir needed.
In different development, the enactment of the enactment successful a statement, said it is profoundly saddened by quality of the decease of its erstwhile chairman.
The precocious Kona, who according to the enactment was president of the Party from March 2012 to August 2020, worked “tirelessly for the maturation and sustained enactment streak of the enactment successful the State.”
The PDP said “his nonaccomplishment astatine this clip of our governmental travel is bittersweet and colossal arsenic the authorities and the enactment that helium had assiduously worked for would person continued to payment from his fountain of contented and knowledge.”
The statement, which was signed by the party’s publicity secretary, Andeta’rang Irammae, admitted that his lack would beryllium felt astatine some the State and the nationalist levels.