Minister designate for Defence, Hon Dominic Nitiwul, has on Friday 12 February 2021, signed the book of condolence in memory of the late former Chief of the Defence Staff of the Ghana Armed Forces, Lt Gen Joshua Mahamadu Hamidu at Burma Camp.
Honourable Nitiwul eulogised the former CDS as an astute gentleman, a person of upright standing, incorruptible and an inspiration to young officers, especially in line of their duties in GAF.
He also consoled the bereaved family, for their loss during these difficult moments of the COVID-19 pandemic. He said a prayer for the departed and wished him a peaceful rest in the bosom of the Lord.
Late Lt Gen Hamidu passed on after a short illness while on admission at the 37 Military Hospital on Monday, February 1 2021.