- 75 years old
- Date of birth: Jul 17, 1936
- Date of passing: Aug 6, 2011
|Let the memory of Clifford be with us forever|
"He was a colossus of our time, a true philanthropist and indeed God's great general. We missed him greatly, especially in this time when we need real Men of God to direct our thoughts to God.."
"A lover of Children, a philantrophist, a quintessential paragon of a great leader, a Father who is primus inter pares, your exemplary virtues has blessed the lives of men and women all over the world."
"Some yrs back (the 80's to the early 90's), It was men Like the Rev. Who were in charge of the affairs of the BIAS finance committee, funds were well approbated and together with other well meaning sons of Buguma, the community saw an unprecedented development in infrastructures Like have never been seen since they left office. It was Accountability at its peak. May God in our days bless us with men Like the Rev."
"Extraordinary mentor and servant of d most high God; two term President of d Nigerian Baptist Convention (1991-1997); d only husband of my mother, and my father; a man whose human relations skills built mansions of reputation and goodwill that my children and i cannot exhaust; my first practical Public Relations teacher! Your wife and children - biological, spiritual, social, educational, etc - remember u on this 5th anniversary of your translation."
"Papa George, as we fondly call you during our days in Enitonna high school, Port Harcourt (1977-1982) when you were our Principal. You moulded us and taught us of the dignity of labour and the fear of God. You were a teacher, friend and father to all of us.We thank God for bringing you our way at that time. Today most of us are accomplished professionals that are contributing to nation building in various ways. May God reward you abundantly and may your gentle soul, rest in peace."
"Four years have gone so suddenly but your precepts remain forever in our hearts. Inai - God's General, we thank God for affording us the privilege of knowing you."
"I learned modesty from you. Yet it makes me outstanding everywhere I find myself. When I imagine I have effectively hidden myself, men fish me out to lead them. Whether it is precept or gene, thank you."
"Rest in peace dear dad and grandpa of my dearest friend Ibiba Chidi and her children. We wish you were still around to see your children and theirs achieve the great things that they are, and serve the Lord as you taught them to. You've left behind a veritable heritage...A godly legacy through the generations following you. All who know you call you blessed. We celebrate you today especially and remember you with love. And we will live knowing we have a wonderful reunion with you and our Saviour one day."
"Papa,you are a father and mentor ,your prayers for me when i visit with my father when i want to get marry are still fresh in my memory. Rest in heavenly peace."
"Papa, was an exemplary father in the extended family, who show love to all he met."
"papa, you were my father. you dedicated me as a baby. RIP"
"Papa you were one of a kind. Very great yet so humble, always looking out for the good of everyone not minding the sacifice. We thank God for giiving you to us. We love you and we miss you. Sleep on Papa."
"God's general, this day remains memorable and the path you chose and showed us, we will always tread as your works here on earth in the King's assembly and vineyard keep expanding. Sleep on Papa"
"Papa, you'd have been 77 today. I'll miss calling you to wish you a Happy Birthday. I miss our early morning talks while drinking coffee and tea together. I'll continually thank the Lord for your legacy and the assurance that you are with Him. I love you."
"Papa Ibiba, Rev. George. You lived life fully and in total service of your communities, family, people wherever you lived and to God. There's no better inheritance than the one you left for your children and theirs... a relationship with Christ. Well done Sir. Rest in Peace."
"Grandpa, you were a blessing to all the people you came in contact with. We miss you. Rest in peace papa."
"Grandpa you were a very good person. You touched many peoples life in a positive way. We miss you so much."
"Grandpa, you were a very good father, and a very good grandfather. You are missed dearly, and will never be forgotten. Rest in the Lord's heavenly peace."
"Papa, you were a father and mentor to hundreds but you were my father in a very special way. Who took me to sch my first day in sec sch? Who took me to sch my first day at the University, stood in line for me and ensured I got registered? Rest in the Lord. I love you."
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