By Mashe Umaru Gwamna
The Director General of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism (NIHOTOUR),Nura Kangiwa has mourned the death of Saleh Rabo, National President of the Federation of Tourism Associations of Nigeria (FTAN) and member Board of Directors of the Hospitality and Tourism Sector Skills Council of Nigeria (HTSSCN).
He said Rabo’s death was a great loss to the Nigerian Travel Tourism and Hospitality industry.
Kangiwa in an official statement made available in Abuja and signed by Director Media &Public Relations,Ahmed Sule extolled the virtues of late Rabo Saleh as a committed and hard working professional in the industry.
He said his expertise and great contributions to the industry would be greatly missed.
He said Rabo was a pillar in the industry who ensured that quality service delivery was not compromised and did all he could to take the industry to greater heights.
He also prayed for the repose of the soul of the late FTAN president and prayed that Almighty Allah grants the family, the Nigerian Travel Tourism community, friends and associates the courage and fortitude to bear the great loss.
The FTAN President died at his Abuja residence in the early hours of friday and was buried according to Islamic rites where prayers were first offered for him at the National Mosque and his body moved to the Gudu Cemetery where it was interned all in Abuja same Friday that he died, 16 April, 2021.