By Stanley Iwuoha
The management and staff of the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy have condoled with Dr. Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami on the death of his daughter Aisha Pantami at his residence in Abuja.
Leading the delegation, the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Musa Istifanus
Expressed their sympathies to the minister and his family on the passing on of their beloved daughter, Aisha Pantami. Aisha,urging them to take heart as the promising young girl had returned to her creator.
He urged the Minister not to allow the incident to disturb and derail him from the course he had set for the Ministry because the entire staff believed in his leadership and would ensure that they deliver on the mandate of Mr. President and the vision he has set for Nigeria and Nigerians.
‘‘We pray Almighty Allah protect her from the torment of the grave, make her procures a forerunner and a treasure for her parent as well as make her weigh heavily in the scales of good deeds and magnify their rewards’’.
Responding on behalf of the family, the former Head of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Nuhu Ribadu thanked the management and staff of the Ministry for sharing in the moment of grief and sorrow with the family which showed a clear testimony that the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy is the true leader of the Organization.
He thanked Almighty God and Mr. President for giving Dr. Pantami the opportunity to serve Nigeria, noting that though he is going through tough time now, Almighty God would make it easy for him to lead the team of the Ministry to deliver their mandate with success for the nation.