The Northern Governor’s forum has mourned the death of the ex-minister of steel and development in the second republic, who passed on yesterday, on Tuesday after a brief illness, at the Jos teaching hospital, at age 87.
According to Simon Lalong, Governor of Plateau state and Chairman of the Northern Governor’s forum, Unogo was a dedicated and compassionate man who served his people in the best way, taking into consideration the plight of people of the people in the Northern region
He went further to say that Unogo never failed to point out the problems in the country, and also proffered good solutions
.“He said such interventions drew attention to and mobilized support for the plight of the people of the northern region particularly in the areas of peace and security, agriculture, education, health, and infrastructure among others.
“Unogo, according to the governor never failed to speak out on national issues and advance solutions to resolving them.
“While commiserating with his family, government, and people of Benue State, the Northern Governors Forum prayed to God to grant his soul eternal rest.”
We pray that his departed soul rests in peace.