Nigerian Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire Ibrahim Isah dies

The Nigerian Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire Ibrahim Isah dies. He died after a protracted illness.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs disclosed that the envoy, a career diplomat, died on Tuesday in Abidjan.

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Nigerian Ambassador to Cote d’Ivoire Ibrahim Isah dies


The MFA spokesman, George Edokpa, said in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday, that the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama and members of staff of the Ministry received the sad news of his death with great shock.

It prayed the Almighty God to grant his family and the nation the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.

Isah, who hailed from Niger State, joined the Nigerian Foreign Service in 1983 and served in different capacities both at the headquarters and in various Missions.

He served at the Nigerian High Commission in Sierra Leone, Consulate-General in New York, Jeddah and the Nigerian Embassy in China.

He was Chargé d’Affaires of the Nigerian Embassy in Ankara, Turkey, until his appointment as Ambassador Extraordinary/Plenipotentiary to the Republic of Cote d’Ivoire in 2018.

He was married and blessed with children.

“Additional information on his burial arrangements would be communicated in due course,” the statement added.

183 Comments

  1. Is a great lose to loose an Ambassador. Fair well sir. Maybe his family have the heart to be the pain

  2. What a great lost, may his soul rest in peace and give his family, well wishers heart to bear the lost

  3. What a great loss! May God grant his family the fortitude to bear the loss and may his soul rest in peace

  4. I pray that God gives the family the fortitude to bear the loss….. May his soul rest in perfect peace.

  5. May his soul and the soul of the faithful departed rest in peace with the Lord. May God console the family too

  6. May God grant the family the fortitude to bear the loss and may his gentle soul rest In perfect peace.

  7. What a great lost,I prayed the Almighty God to grant his family and the nation the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss. May his soul rest in peace

  8. May his soul rest in peace this is a reminder to our leaders no body owns Nigeria cause one day we will be gone be mindful of that as u lead

  9. wow sad news rest in peace brother and condolence to your friends and family…God will console hem with the great heart to endure

  10. I pray that God will grant all the Ambassadors family and friends, well wishers and the entire country the fortitude to bear the lost, rest in peace Ambassador.

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