The Home of Representatives on Tuesday suspended plenary to mourn their late colleague, Hassan Kila.
Mr. Kila handed away on the 4th of March on the Nationwide Hospital in Abuja.
Previous to his demise, he represented Gwaram Federal Constituency of Jigawa State within the Home.
Talking on the demise of the lawmaker, the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila described him as an ideal gentleman. He additionally recalled his final second with him.
“Everyone knows that there will likely be no sitting at the moment, and everyone knows why. It was a painful loss to me personally. He was with me since 2015. The final time I noticed him, he was getting higher.
“Once I met his spouse on the hospital, she jogged my memory of the final dialog I had on the telephone with Hon Kila, the place he stated, “Mr. Speaker, I simply wish to inform you goodbye,” In fact, I didn’t pay any consideration to the remark, as a result of I believed he was travelling.
“His spouse instructed me she quarrelled with him for that assertion. I assume he knew it was time.”
Additionally talking concerning the departed lawmaker, Leke Abejide, the Deputy Chairman, Home Committee on Customs urged the Home to make use of one of many sons of the lawmaker.
The Home Chief, Hassan Ado Dogwa, due to this fact, moved for the adjournment of the Home.
Reps adjourn plenary to mourn late colleague