Gov. Kashim Shettima of Borno state paid a condolence visit to the family of late Salihu Abubakar Ali who died early Tuesday morning while trying to prevent a suicide bomber from gaining entrance to a mosque during the fajr congregational prayer at Dalori quarters in Maiduguri.
The Governor condoled the father of the deceased who is a retire civil servant and the described the deceased as a hero and further pledges to assist the family.
Earlier today, the Borno state deputy governor Hon. Usman Mamman Durkwa was also at Dalori quarters to condole the family of late Salihu.
Mr. Salihu, a graduate of continuing education in the faculty of education of the University of Maiduguri is due to collect his call up letter today preparatory to his National Youth service before the sudden incident.