Governor Muhammadu Inuwa Yahaya of Gombe state has expressed grief over the death of Mrs ( Dr.) Ladu Elisha Karu, mother of the Member Representing Kaltungo/Shongom Federal Constituency, Hon. Simon E. Karu.
In a condolence message, Governor Yahaya described the late Mrs ( Dr.) Ladu Karu as a great mother, seasoned administrator and accomplished educationist whose death has left a huge vacuum.
The Governor noted that the late Mrs Ladu Karu who retired as a Deputy Director in the Ministry of Education, was a family pillar who lived an exemplary life and impacted positively on the lives of many both in her community and the state in general.
He consoled the grieving family to take solace in the fact that mama left behind lasting legacies of service and good character through her children which will continue to be cherished.
Governor Yahaya extended the condolences of the government and people of Gombe State to the entire members of the Karu family, praying Almighty God to grant the deceased eternal rest and comfort those she left behind.