The Minister of Youth and sports Development, Sunday Dare, has said that the death of former Minister of Youth and sports Development Malam Bala Bawa Kaoje is a huge loss not only to his family and friends, but the country at large.
In a statement Dare said, “Shocking to learn about the death of former Minister of Youth and Sports Development Engineer Bala Bawa Kaoje. So sad that Nigeria has lost a very illustrious son who served this country meritoriously.
His death has robbed Nigeria of another bright mind and committed public servant This is not just a loss to his family and friends, but the country in general.
He made his mark while serving as Minister of Youth and Sports. He was a multi talented man who served his people and the country with all his mind and might. May God console his family and grant him eternal rest”
The former minister of sports was aged 60.