Friday, 28 March 2014

National Conference “Sleeping Delegate” Hamma Misau Dies

A delegate at the ongoing National Conference in Nigeria, retired police AIG Hamma Misau has died at the National Hospital in Abuja. Mallam Misau died last night of an undisclosed illness at the age of 67 reports Saharareporters.

Mallam Misau became famous after a photo of him taking a nap at the conference was shared  on social media three days ago.
Barrister Mohammed Hamma a cousin to the retired police officer confirmed his demise. He said a Muslim funeral is due shortly in Bauchi for the late delegate. Mallam Hamma Misau hails from Misau in Bauchi state.

President Goodluck Jonathan has joined in the mourning of  Mallam Hamma Misau.

A State House statement said he commiserated with members of the Association of Retired Police Officers, which he represented, as well as his family, the government and people of Bauchi State, as well as the Chairman of the National Conference, Justice Idris Kutigi (rtd.) and all of the deceased’s co-delegates.

“The President joins them in mourning Hamma Misau who patriotically served his nation, state and community throughout his 34 years of distinguished service in the Nigeria Police Force and even in retirement, continued to be actively engaged with efforts to move the nation forward as shown by his participation in the National Conference,” the statement said. 

Mr. Jonathan further urged all delegates to the National Conference to resolve to honour Misau’s memory by rededicating themselves to working conscientiously towards further strengthening national unity, and promoting peace, security, political stability and faster development in the country. 

Rtd AIG Mohammed Hamma Misau napping during a session earlier this week

1 comment:

  1. imagine our so called leaders, national disgrace