From AKIN ALOFETEKUN, Minna
Governors of northern states under the aegis of the Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) have called on Nigerians to pray for the quick recovery of Governor Danbaba Danfulani Suntai of Taraba State who is currently receiving treatment in a German hospital following an air mishap on Thursday night.
Chairman of the forum and Governor of Niger State, Dr Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu stressed the need for prayers for Governor Suntai to enable him fulfill his vision of a great Taraba State. In a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Danladi Ndayebo, the governor stressed the need for prayers for Governor Suntai because he had shown tremendous goodwill and fatherly disposition towards the people and government of Taraba State.
“Governor Suntai means well for Taraba State and has demonstrated this in words and in action .It is therefore, for this reason that we seek fervent prayers for his quick recovery so as to enable him fulfill his vision of a great Taraba State,” the statement said.
The forum thanked management and staff of Federal Medical Centre, Yola, Adamawa State and National Hospital, Abuja where Governor Suntai and his aides received medical attention before they were flown abroad. The forum wished Governor Suntai and other victims of the crash quick recovery.