By: Valentine Adese (JP),
The Plateau State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has been thrown into a mourning mood, with the reported demise of Alhaji Danladi Pasali.
The state party’s Chairman, Hon. Rufus Bature, in a Condolence Message dated 19th January, 2022, signed by Hon. Sylvanus Namang, the APC State Publicity Secretary, has described the news relating to his death as, “a rude shock and very sad”.
Adding that, “the death of Alhaji Pasali has created a void that would be difficult to fill”.
The Condolence Message signed by, Hon. Namang, in part reads: “The Chairman of the APC in Plateau State, Hon. Rufus Bature received the news of the demise of Alhaji Danladi Garba Pasali, the National Coordinator of the Buhari Campaign Organization (BCO) with rude shock and sadness.
“Hon. Rufus Bature said, the loss of Danladi Pasali, who passed on yesterday has definitely robbed Plateau State where he hailed from of a worthy son and a major stakeholder in the politics of Plateau state and the nation.
“He laments that, by his death, a void has been created, which will be difficult to fill.
“Alhaji Pasali, apart from being a political heavy weight and tactician, traversed the oil industry as, a colossus and operated many petroleum outlets within and outside the state, where a lot of our youths were gainfully employed.
“He was a renowned unionist in the industry, who rose steadily to the position of the Secretary General of the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) before his shocking demise.
“The APC Chairman sends his heartfelt condolences to the deceased businessman’s immediate family, friends, Associates, the Plateau State Government and President Muhammadu Buhari, over this very painful loss.
“He prays Almighty God to grant his soul peaceful rest.”