The National Secretariat of the ruling All Progressives Congress has announced the death of its Chief Security Officer, DSP Adamu Aso.
According to the spokesperson of the party, Lanre Issa-Onilu, the CSO died on Tuesday after a fatal accident in Abuja.
A further report revealed that Aso served in the Nigeria Police Force for 35 years having joined the force in 1971 and retiring in 2006 as a Deputy Superintendent of Police.
DSP Aso was the Chief Security Officer at the National Secretariat of the Congress for Progressive Change, one of the parties which merged to form the ruling party.
The deceased was born on 12th April 1950 (69yrs) was married with children. He hailed from Yobe State.
“The Party will miss the experience, temperament and maturity the late DSP Adamu Aso (Rtd.) displayed in the discharge of his duties”.
“We express our deep condolences to his immediate family, the Nigerian Police Force and staff of the APC over this painful loss. We pray Almighty Allah gives us all the strength to bear the loss.”