Alhaji Ibrahim Idris, the Chief of Staff to the Minister of Aviation Hado Sirika, is dead.
He was pronounced dead on Sunday night.
The Federal Ministry of Aviation, Hadi Sirika on its official Twitter handle wrote, “With total submission to the will of Allah, we announce the death of Dr. Ibrahim Idris Chief of Staff to the Minister Hadi Sirika last night.
“A hardworking, godly and simple (man). May Allah forgive him and grant him the highest rank in Jannah.”
The minister in a tribute on his Twitter page described Idris as a “honest, trustworthy, simple, warm godly” man.
His tweet added “Idris lived to define how best to relate with people and serve Allah without show. May Allah the Merciful grant you Firdaus and grant us same when we come.” The deceased is expected to be buried later today in accordance with Islamic rites.