The governorship candidate of the National Rescue Movement (NRM) in Adamawa State, Alhaji Aliyu Maina, is dead barely one month to the general election.
He died on Wednesday, January 25 after a brief illness in Abuja, which was the same day the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in Abia State, Prof. Uchenna Ikonne, was also confirmed dead.
The news was confirmed by the National Publicity Secretary of the NRM, Olusola Afuye on Thursday 26th in his condolence message to the family.
“We are deeply saddened by the sudden death of Alhaji Aliyu Maina on Wednesday. He was a diligent, hardworking and committed leader who dedicated much of his life to the service of his beloved people.He will be soly missed.The message said