Sinn Féin MLA and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness today expressed his condolences at the news of the death of former environment minister Sam Foster.
Martin McGuinness said:
“I worked with Sam Foster for a time on the Executive when he served as Minister for the Environment.
“Despite our obvious political differences, I found him to be courteous, decent and conscientious at all times.
“I wish to extend my sincere condolences to Sam’s family and friends at this time.” ENDS/CRÍOCH