The Northern Governors Forum says it is devastated by the by the unexpected news of the death of the Founder and Chairman of Leadership Newspapers, Sam Nda-Isaiah.
Nda-Isaiah passed on on Friday at the age of 58.
In a statement, Simon Lalong, the Chairman of the Forum and Governor of Plateau State, said the development is a monumental loss to Nigeria and the Northern Region.
Adding that the country lost a visionary Nigerian in the person of the late businessman and media personality.
According to Lalong, “This is a very sad development for the country as we have lost one of the most vibrant and courageous media entrepreneurs in Nigeria. Sam was a visionary man who believed in the unity, peace, and progress of Nigeria. He did so through his writings and contributions reflected his passion for a strong democratic culture.”