By PALANG KASMI
The Plateau state Governor, Simon Bako Lalong has expressed shock over the sudden demise of Mr. Samuel Dung, Personal Assistant (PA)to the former Governor of Plateau State Jonah David Jang.
In a statement signed by his Director of Press and Public Affairs, Makut Macham, a copy of which was obtained by THE NIGERIA STANDARD in Jos, Lalong described as saddening the sudden and shocking death of the PA, which occurred on Monday 2nd March 2020.
While consoling the former Governor and the entire family of the deceased over the tragic death, Lalong described the death as a huge loss to the people of Plateau State.
In his words: “The deceased served with passion and commitment leaving no one in doubt that he was a dependable father and husband as well as a worthy assistant to his principal. After putting in such hard work to his job, such a loss is deeply hurting especially looking at the vacuum created by his demise”.
Governor Lalong however asked the family and former Governor Jang to be comforted by the record of impeccable services the late Dung offered to his principal and the entire State in loyalty, honesty and selflessness, praying to God to grant his soul eternal rest.