The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) said it received the news of the death of late retired Commissioner of Police, Alh. Abubakar Tsav with rude shock.
The Council in a letter addressed to Mall. Garba Yakubu Baba,Vice President-General (NSCIA) who also doubled as Chairman,Benue State Council for Islamic Affairs. commiserated with the entire Ummah of Benue State on the demise of the late Lagos state Police Commissioner whose death occurred on Monday, 8th June, 2020, at the age of 81 years.
The letter read:
“Alh. Tsav lived as a devout Muslim, a disciplined police officer and a human right activist. He was an active member of the Council’s Expanded General Purpose Committee (EGPC). The Council will greatly miss his active participation and useful contributions.”
“It is the fervent prayer of the Council that Allah will give his family and the entire Ummah of Benue State the fortitude to bear this irreplaceable loss, as we beseech the Almighty to admit the late Police Commissioner (Rtd) to Aljanah Firdaws. Amin.”
“Please accept the assurances of the Council’s warm regards”.