Tambuwal Mourns Emir of Gomber
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has
described as shocking, the news of the demise of the Emir of Gombe, HRH
Alhaji Shehu Usman Abubakar.
In a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Public Affairs,
Malam Imam Imam, Tambuwal described the late traditional ruler as a man of
peace whose reign brought about unprecedented development in Gombe
He said the deceased was a man of conviction who earned the respect of his
subjects and outsiders alike.
“He stood firmly for what he believed in. To him, the interest of the
people of Gombe was paramount in all his dealings. The late Emir will be
sorely missed by all those who know him. I pray to Allah to forgive his
shortcomings and reward his good deeds with Jannat al firdausi,” the