Dr Bawa Ahmed AbimikuDr Bawa Ahmed Abimiku. Photo Credit: Daily Post

Abimiku, the ex-commissioner of health in Nasarawa, has passed away

Nasarawa State, Nigeria – In a somber turn of events, Dr Bawa Ahmed Abimiku, the former Commissioner of Health in Nasarawa State, has sadly passed away.

A family source confirmed the news, stating that Dr Abimiku, who also held the revered traditional title of Durbin Eggon, succumbed to a prolonged illness in the early hours of Tuesday, December 19, at the Federal Medical Centre in Keffi.

Dr Abimiku played a pivotal role in the health sector, contributing significantly to the development and enhancement of healthcare services in Nasarawa State.

His dedication to public service was evident as he served not only as the Commissioner of Health but also as a distinguished Member of the State Executive Council (SEC) during the tenure of the late Alhaji (Dr) Aliyu Akwe Doma.

The late Durbin Eggon’s commitment to public health left an indelible mark on the state’s healthcare landscape, earning him respect and admiration from colleagues, associates, and the general public.

The family has announced that the burial ceremony for Dr Bawa Ahmed Abimiku is scheduled to take place at the Abuja Central Mosque, FCT, at 2:00 pm in accordance with Islamic traditions.

The ceremony is expected to draw attendance from various dignitaries, friends, and well-wishers who wish to pay their respects to the departed soul.

The news of Dr Abimiku’s passing has cast a shadow over Nasarawa State, and tributes are pouring in from various quarters, acknowledging his contributions to the health sector and his service to the people of the state.

The government, medical community, and residents alike mourn the loss of a dedicated public servant and extend heartfelt condolences to his family during this difficult time.

As Nasarawa State mourns the passing of a prominent figure in its health sector, the legacy of Dr Bawa Ahmed Abimiku will undoubtedly be remembered for years to come. May his soul rest in peace.

By dworldgist.com

Peter Ritdung Wakkias is a Nigerian blogger and programmer, known for being the CEO of www.dworldgist.com and www.gospelrespec.com. He holds a Higher National Diploma in Computer Science from Isa Mustapha Agwai 1 Polytechnic Lafia. Based in Lafia, Nasarawa State.

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