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KANO: NNPP house of reps candidate dies days to elections

THE New Nigeria Peoples Party (NNPP) candidate in Wudil/Garko House of Representatives District, Alhaji Kamilu Ado Isa, has died.

Isa, a former Assistant Comptroller General of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), died yesterday following a brief illness.

His death is occurring four days before the general elections for president, senators, and the House of Representatives.

Senator Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso, Presidential candidate of the NNPP, termed his death as shocking and a tremendous vacuum that cannot be filled in a condolence message to his family.

He stated that the candidate devoted his time, resources, and energy to the growth of the party and his immediate community, pleading with God Almighty to forgive his shortcomings.

“I am saddened by the loss of Hon. Kamilu Ado Isah, the NNPP House of Representatives Candidate for Wudil/Garko constituency.

“May the Almighty Allah forgive his shortcomings and grant him eternal peace. My condolence to his family, friends and the NNPP Kano Chapter,” he said.

The deceased was buried in Kano according to Islam rites.

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