Gov Sani Bello mourns death of Eunice Ndanusa-Isaiah

Niger State Governor, Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed his heartfelt condolences to the family of Ndanusa Isaiah over the death of Eunice Ndanusa Isaiah, the mother of founder and publisher of Leadership Newspaper, late Sam Nda-Isaiah.   Governor Sani Bello in a condolence message described the deceased as a great woman who was able to train children of reputable character among which was the famous late Sam Nda-Isaiah who died on the 11th December, 2020.   He said “it is really a difficult and grieving moment for the family members…

Senate mourns death of Leadership Publisher,Sam Nda-Isaiah

The Senate has expressed grief and sadness over the demise of Leadership Publisher.,Samuel Ndanusa Isaiah known as Sam Nda-Isaiah,after what was described as a brief illness. Isaiah, a well rounded professional, was a pharmacist, a genuine entrepreneur, a Journalist and columnist . A statement issued by the Senate committee Chairman on Media and Public Affairs,Sen.Surajudeen Ajibola Basiru, said the Senate was deeply saddened with the shocking demise of the veteran journalist and professional added that only few people combine in one person the rare qualities and professional standing of the…

Letter To MASA: The Book I Never Completed   By Ibanga Isine

I knew Sam NDA-Isaiah long before I got to meet him. Some of my colleagues in The Punch Newspaper, including Simon Reef Musa had joined his newspaper,  the Leadership Group when it started. But in 2011, shortly after I completed a call of duty at the Federal Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development where the then Minister, Chief Nduese Essien, had appointed me SA Media and Administration, I was invited to join the House of Sam. At that time, one of my former bosses, Azubuike Ishiekwene was the MD…

Nda-Isaiah – A loss to the Progressives Family – APC Govs

Elected Governors of the ruling All Progressives Congrees (APC) on Saturday said the death of one of the party’s former Presidential Aspirants and Publisher of Leadership Newspapers, Sam Nda-Isaiah was a loss to the nation, the progressive family and the media. The governors under the platform of Progressive Governors’ Forum (PGF) in a condolence letter by its Chairman and Governor of Kebbi State, Alhaji Abubakar Atiku Bagudu in Abuja said the forum received the death of the Leadership publisher with heavy heart. The letter reads: “The Progressive Governors Forum (PGF)…

Senate President mourns Leadership Publisher, Nda-Isaiah

The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condoled with the family, friends of Sam Nda -Isaiah and the Nigerian  newspaper  industry over the death of the Publisher of Leadership Newspaper. Lawan also commiserated with the Newspaper Proprietors’Association of Nigeria, and the Government and people of Niger State over the loss. Lawan described as shocking the death of the pharmacist-turned newspaper columnist, publisher and politician at the young age of 58 years. “Sam Nda-Isaiah fervently believed in the Nigerian project and this is reflected in his writings and the editorial…

Kwara Gov mourns Leadership_ newspaper’s publisher, Nda-Isaiah

Kwara State Governor,AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq has expressed grief over the sudden death of the publisher of Leadership newspaper Pharm. Sam Nda-Isaiah, described the development as a monumental loss to the media industry and the country as a whole. “The death of Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah is one tragedy too many and we join in the national mourning of this media icon and patriot. His death painfully depletes the ranks of patriots who would go to any length to protect the honour of our fatherland. The whole country will miss Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah…

Yahaya Bello mourns late Publisher,Sam Nda-Isaiah …. says Nigeria lost A quintessential, patriotic media guru

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello has expressed deep shock and sadness over the death of the Chairman/Publisher of LEADERSHIP Newspaper, Sam Nda-Isaiah. Nda-Isaiah died on Friday night in Abuja at the age of 58 following a brief illness. Bello in a condolence message released on Saturday by his Chief Press Secretary, Onogwu Muhammed, said he was still struggling to come to terms with the reality of the death of the consummate media icon. He described Nda-Isaiah as a patriotic, quintessential and dogged media guru who was passionate about the…

Niger SSG mourns Late Publisher,  Sam Nda-Isaiah

The Secretary to the Government of Niger State (SSG), Ahmed Ibrahim Matane has commiserated with Etsu Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar over the passing away of Mr. Sam Nda-Isaiah, Kakaki Nupe, Pharmacist,  Chairman and Publisher of Leadership Newspaper who died in Abuja after a brief illness. In his condolence message, the SSG said the Presidential Aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) will be remembered for his unflinching and die-hard disposition to fighting the ills of the society through the pen. Ahmed Matane stated that the death of Nda-Isaiah was a great…

Gov Sani Bello expresses rude shock over demise of Leadership Newspaper Publisher,Sam Nda-Isaiah

The Niger state Governor and Chairman North-central Governors Forum, Abubakar Sani Bello has expressed rude shock over the news of the demise of the Founder and Chairman of Leadership Newspaper ,Sam Nda -Isaiah. The Governor in a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary Mary Noel-Berje said “an iroko tree in the pen Profession has fallen and Niger State has once again loss a passionate and dedicated citizen”. Governor Sani Bello described the deceased as an exceptional media mogul who demonstrated courage in his write ups added that he was…