By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
Gombe State Governor, Alhaji Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya has expressed grief over the demise of a veteran broadcaster and former Nigeria Television Authority ( NTA) staff, Malam Danjuma Ladan who died yesterday in Bauchi.
A statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity), Ismaila Uba Misilli, said the late Danjuma Ladan served as Manager, News and Current Affairs, NTA Gombe and retired as a Deputy Director and General Manager, NTA Birnin Kebbi station.
In a condolence message, Governor Yahaya described the late Ladan as a seasoned broadcaster and media icon who lived an exemplary life, adding that the late veteran journalist would be remembered for his selfless service in the foremost television station and media industry in general.
He noted that the late NTA staff was an advocate of good governance, Justice and united Nigeria.
The Governor said Gombe state has lost an illustrous son, who mentored a lot of upcoming journalists and whose remarkable contributions in the nation’s nedia industry will continue to be remembered in years to come.
The Governor extended his heartfelt condolences to the wife and children of the deceased as well as the entire Sarkin Lema’s family over the great loss, praying Almighty Allah to reward his good deeds with Aljannat Firdaus.