GOVERNOR SANWO-OLU MOURNS EX-GOVERNOR NDUBUSI KANU
Uploaded by Michael George on January 14, 2021
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has expressed sadness over the death of the chairman of the National Democratic Coalition, NADECO, and former Military Administrator of Lagos State, retired Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu on Wednesday.
Ndubuisi Kanu, a retired Naval Officer and former military governor of Imo State between 1976 and 1977 died at a hospital in Lagos on Wednesday morning at the age of 77 years during a brief illness.
In a condolence message signed by the Chief Press Secretary, Mr. Gboyega Akosile, Governor Sanwo-Olu, described the late Kanu as a complete gentleman and officer, saying the former military administrator contributed immensely to the development of Lagos State during his short tenure of office.
The Governor praised the late Rear Admiral Kanu’s contribution to the country’s democracy, especially his fight, alongside the progressive elements in the country during the dark days of the military junta for the enthronement of constitutional democracy in Nigeria.
Governor Sanwo-Olu said the nation would miss the rich experience and knowledge of the late Naval Officer and democrat.