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Saturday, 9 July 2016

Nigeria's first Minister of Petroleum, Shettima Ali Munguno, dies at 95

The first Minister of Petroleum in Nigeria, Shettima Ali Monguno, has died. The elder statesman who was Minister of Mines and Petroleum in the first republic, died at his home in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital yesterday July 8th at the age of 95.

Borno State Governor, Kashim Shettima announced Munguno's demise in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Jidda Shuwa. The statement reads;


“It is with a deep sense of loss and profound sadness that we announce, on behalf of His Excellency the Executive Governor of Borno State and the Borno State Government, the passage of our father and distinguished Statesman, Alhaji (Dr.) Shettima Ali Monguno.He died this evening, Friday, 8th July, 2016. His burial will, insha Allah (by the grace of God) take place tomorrow, Saturday, 9th July, 2016 at 2pm at his residence, near Government House, Old GRA, Maiduguri. May Allah (SWA) forgive his sins and grant him abode in Aljanat Firdaus, and may Allah grant his family and the entire people of Borno State the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.”.

33 comments:

Anonymous said...

May his soul rest in peace.
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okechukwu nnoduechi said...

RIP SIR







AUNTY LINDA 👩

vinna saviour said...

Wow @ 95, this is celebration of life...R.I.P

Odibe Blessing said...

Eyahhh RIP sir

freeborn bamislam suani zinalima said...

Nemesis!
God's of war is@work
FIRST MINISTER PETROL HUH WITH WHICH PEOPLES PETROL?
THIS PEOPLE HAS BEING STILLING OUR PETROL SINCE 1900 AND NO ONE IS TALKING NOW THAT GOD HAS RAISE MILITANTS AND AVENGERs UNA DEY COMPLAIN THEY SHOULD LEAVE OUT PETROL ALONE.
MAKE UNA ASK UNA SELF WHY HAUSA DONT WANT ANY OTHER TRIBE TO BE INCHARGE PETROL IN NIGERIA? TERRORIST BUHARI WILL SOON REPLACE IHE KACHUKWU WITH HIS KINSMAN WATCH AN SEE.















#sad indeed

freeborn bamislam suani zinalima said...

Nemesis!
God's of war is@work
FIRST MINISTER PETROL HUH WITH WHICH PEOPLES PETROL?
THIS PEOPLE HAS BEING STILLING OUR PETROL SINCE 1900 AND NO ONE IS TALKING NOW THAT GOD HAS RAISE MILITANTS AND AVENGERs UNA DEY COMPLAIN THEY SHOULD LEAVE OUT PETROL ALONE.
MAKE UNA ASK UNA SELF WHY HAUSA DONT WANT ANY OTHER TRIBE TO BE INCHARGE PETROL IN NIGERIA? TERRORIST BUHARI WILL SOON REPLACE IHE KACHUKWU WITH HIS KINSMAN WATCH AN SEE.















#sad indeed

Vivian Reginalds said...

RIP. Sure u died wealthy
-D great anonymous now as Vivian Reginalds

christie benjamin said...

RIP

Saphire Muna said...

Shuuuuuuuu linda NTA said 90yrs you are saying 95... Well which ever one... He has tried... Let him rest in peace








....... Liber maniac......

javar10 said...

It's been a long time coming, no be 2day,if u know what I mean.

Chizzy Liz said...

********************he don try na... God blessed him with more years sef........ je nke oma palee

linda ikeji's driver. said...

Do muslims rest in peace ? #vampires

La face said...

These aboki have been looting our oil money since the 1970s

Jamila Shaibu said...

Rip

Softy # said...

Aww...at the time when the minister of petroleum just resigned

livingstone chibuike said...

Rip

ONYX linda ikeji first son GODWIN said...

Wow! 95??? That's really a long life!

Iphie Abraham said...

Rip







Lib addict#just passing#

Ogenah Boris said...

Rest in peace

Joyous babe,Linda ikeji first cousin said...

95yrs! He try, rip.

dee boi said...

RIP... dee

NaijaDeltaBabe said...

Life well lived


...merited happiness

Jepthah Afolabi said...

eya condolence

Juliet Iwuno said...

Adieu Papa! Linda take note!

dj banti said...

Rip

dj banti said...

Godthankyou for taking over

Pretty face said...

Rip

Anonymous said...

Yes we know. No be 2day aboki don dey be minister for petroleum. Reaping whr dey did not sow, idiots.

Olaaliu said...

95!!!😮😮😮 ,,,,since!!!!...OK...RIP

GLOWREEYAH said...

Rip

Maureen Mordi said...

Rip

none said...

Ozu,I said it that you must have Hausa blood in you. An Hausa man your papa? Your mumu no get part two. Don't worry amadi oha will soon visit you (onye ala)

udeze obumneme said...

Rip

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