The President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, (AFN) Hon Engr. Ibrahim Shehu-Gusau, has expressed grief over the death of Ahmed Sale, Vice Chairman Zamfara State Athletics Association.
In a statement signed by President Shehu-Gusau, he described Ahmed as a complete gentleman, thoughtful in all his actions, dedicated and worthy of emulation.
He praised the late sports administrator and noted that late Ahmed always wanted the best for athletics and athletes in Zamfara State.
“The death of Ahmed Sale is a big blow to the State not just in sports but other sectors as well. Ahmed, apart from being my Vice Chairman on the State Athletics Board, was also a Permanent Secretary in Zamfara State Government’s Service.”
The AFN Prthesident commiserated with the family of the deceased and prayed God strengthens them at this trying time.
Hon. Engr. Gusau condoled with the Governor and good people of Zamfara State on this irreparable loss.
Ahmed Sale died in the early hours of this morning May 12, 2020 after a brief illness.
May his soul Rest in Peace.