On Tuesday, 19th of November 2019, Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar loses one of aides, Umar Pariya, who died in Dubai, National leader APC, Bola Tinubu, Former House of Representatives Speaker, Yakubu Dogara sends tribute.
In a tweet by Atiku on twitter he stated that ; “Umar Pariya was much more than a longstanding aide to me,” He was incredibly loyal and qualified as a member of my family.”
The national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Bola Tinubu said he was saddened by the news of Pariya’s death.
“I knew him very well. He was very cerebral,” Tinubu said.
He described the late Pariya as an excellent human being with a welcoming and accommodating spirit.
Former House of Representatives Speaker Yakubu Dogara also condoned with Atiku and Pariya’s family.
“Undoubtedly, you have lost a loyal, hardworking and committed associate who stood by and with you in all circumstances,” Dogara tweeted