By Our Correspondent
In a somber announcement that has left the journalistic community mourning, Abdullahi Yakubu Dorayi, a revered veteran journalist and former Triumph Newspapers staff, has passed away.
The news of his demise on Friday, August 18, 2023, has sent shockwaves through the media fraternity.
Abdullahi Yakubu Dorayi, known for his unwavering dedication to journalism and his affiliation with the Nigerian Union of Journalists (NUJ), was highly regarded for his extensive experience and commitment to unbiased reporting.
Having been a part of the Triumph Newspapers family and holding various crucial positions, Dorayi left an indelible mark on the field.
As a testament to his tireless efforts and contributions to journalism, he was proudly serving as the State Correspondent for Leadership Newspaper in Kano at the time of his passing. His deep insights and thorough coverage of local events had made him an invaluable asset to the newspaper.
The news of Abdullahi Yakubu Dorayi’s demise has cast a pall of sorrow over the entire journalism community.
Colleagues, friends, and family members are grappling with the loss of a man who had not only shaped narratives but had also guided aspiring journalists with his wealth of experience.
As we reflect on his life and mourn his untimely departure, the Nigerian media fraternity pays tribute to the legacy of Abdullahi Yakubu Dorayi. May his soul find eternal peace, and may his contributions to journalism continue to inspire generations to come.