20 December 2020 By Josiah Buzun
The Director General of the National Institute for Policy and Strategic Studies NIPSS Kuru Plateau State, Professor Habu Galadima is dead.
A statement by the Institute’s Secretary and Director of Administration, Rtd Brigadier General CFU Udaya said Professor Galadima died today following a brief illness.
Meanwhile, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State says he recieved with shock the death of Proffessor Galadima.
Governor Lalong in a statement by his Director of Press and Public Affairs Makut Macham said the death of Prof. Galadima is a great loss to his immediate family, NIPSS, Plateau and Nasarawa States, the Nigerian academic community and the entire Country.
He described the late Prof. Galadima as an astute scholar of international repute, Administrator and Professional who demonstrated uncommon commitment in carrying out every responsibility he was assigned.
He said Prof. Galadima over the years contributed a lot to the educational development of Plateau State having studied and taught at the University of Jos for many years before his appointment as the DG of NIPSS.
Governor Lalong prayed God to grant his soul eternal rest and comfort his family.