The Plateau State Government has consoled the family of the late Dan Maraya Jos who died in Jos over the weekend; State Deputy Governor Prof Sunny Tyoden led a high powered government delegation to the decease family house along Bauchi Road in Jos
Tyoden who represented Governor Lalong at the occasion described the late soloist’s death as a great lost not only to Plateau State but the country at large, Lalong pay tributes to the late Da Maraya noting that he projected Plateau State and Nigeria at large through his songs and prayed God to grant his soul eternal rest. Responding on behalf of the family, Mallam Sa’adu thank the Plateau State Government for the show of concern at their moment of grief and pray for the success of the new administration. Sa’adu who described their late father as loving and compassionate said he left 8 children and an aged wife. Prayers were offered for his soul as well as for the peace and progress of the state and the county.