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A Chieftain of the All Progressive Congress APC Chief David Sabo Kente DSK has described the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Barrister Boss Mustapha as a destribalised Nigerian and a true friend of the Kwararafa Kingdom.
Chief David Sabo Kente was speaking during a dinner he hosted for the former SGF in his country home in Wukari local government area of Taraba State.

Barrister Boss Mustapha was in Wukari, the administrative seat of Wukari local government area to receive an award of honorary doctorate degree conferred on him by the Federal University of Wukari and based on the bridge of friendship he built across the state as well as his cordial relationship with prominent politicians, he was welcomed to warm hospitality of the area with a dinner night to celebrate him.
Speaking at the occasion, the organiser, Chief David Sabo Kente said his relationship with Barrister Boss Mustapha spanned several years, bringing many good memories and fruitful results.
According to him, the award of honorary doctorate degree conferred on Boss Mustapha was well deserving because of his positive contributions to the country.
He added that Barrister Boss Mustapha was one of those instrumental to the many successes recorded by the General Mohammadu Buhari regime, saying he played pivotal role in the area of setting the records straight.
Chief David Sabo Kente said Barrister Boss Mustapha is a great Nigerian whose life should be emulated by the people because according to him he is a leader who can sacrifice his life for the survival of his people and is ready to render help irrespective of political affiliation, religious inclination or ethnic background.
He said such leaders are very rare in the present generation, saying his cordial relationship with Boss Mustapha has not only impacted his life but also his potential career, preparing him for the great task ahead as he continues to make lives more meaningful to his people.

Responding, Barrister Boss Mustapha thanked Chief David Sabo Kente for the honour done to him, saying he will always cherish their relationship, describing Chief DSK as one politician who has never abandoned his people at any giving time.
He said politically, DSK has paid his dues and that history will always be on his side because his foot prints are visible even outside Taraba State.
While tasking Chief DSK not to be deterred by anything in his journey to greatness, the former SGF said with the current situation in the country, politicians like DSK are needed to salvage the country.
Barrister Boss Mustapha said he values his relationship with the area not only because of its cultural heritage but also because of the hospitality and friendship, charging the people of Kwararafa Kingdom to work towards living in peace with one another and should count themselves lucky having prominent people like Chief David Sabo Kente, an advocate of peace.

Barrister Boss Mustapha while in Wukari was led by Chief David Sabo Kente to pay a courtesy call on the Aku Uka, Manu Ishaku Adda Ali where he charged the traditional ruler to bring his wealth of experience to bear especially in the area of preaching peaceful coexistence among the people.
He also urged the paramount ruler of the Kwararafa Kingdom to preserve the historical background and rich cultural heritage for generations yet unborn.
Barrister Boss Mustapha, a former minister of water resources, Mr Obadiah Ando and the Aku Uka, Manu Ishaku Adda Ali were honored at the 6th and 7th convocation ceremony of the Federal University Wukari with a honorary doctorate degrees for their meritorious service to humanity and towards improving the quality of education.

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