By Benjamin Arida
The Niger State Governor and Chairman North Central Governors Forum, Abubakar Sani Bello has condoled with the Etsu Nupe and Chairman, Niger State Traditional Rulers Council, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar and the people of Bida Emirate over the death of Shaban Nupe Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello in a statement, described Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako as a man of Culture and tradition who believed in the unity of Nupe kingdom, Niger State and Nigeria as a whole.
The Chairman North Central Governors Forum, said the deceased lived a humble and accomplished life.
The Governor said the death of Shaban Nupe Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako is a great loss not only to Niger State, but to the Country at large.
Governor Abubakar Sani Bello, urged the people of Nupe Kingdom to take solace in the fact that Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako lived a good life
Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako, is the fourth son and the first of the Ndayako’s who was endowed with four traditional titles from Etsu Nupe’s Palace, which are Madami Nupe, Makun Nupe, Kpotun Nupe and Shaba Nupe .
The deceased was a former Federal Commissioner of Public Complaints Commission in Niger State.
The Shaba Nupe who is the second in Command to the Etsu Nupe, died in the early hours of Saturday 12th December , 2020 at the age of 82 years.
Shaban Nupe Alhaji Abdulmalik Ndayako left behind four wives ,32 children , grand children and great grand children.