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- National Carrier Project: Nigeria Air has been suspended indefinitely
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- Bauchi Commissioner, Mahmood Abubakar is dead
- Nigerian ambassador to Qatar, Abdullahi Wase is dead
According to a statement by the spokesman, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Abuja, Tope Elias-Fatile, Mr Abdullahi Wase, a non-career ambassador from Plateau State, had been sick for a while until his death on Friday night.
The late envoy would be buried in Doha at 7.00pm (local time) today.
“The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, received the news of his death with shock and prayed that God grant his family and the nation the fortitude to bear the great loss,” the statement added.