President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko over the death of his daughter, Sadiya.
Buhari, in a condolence statement released on Sunday by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, voiced “deep sadness” over the loss.
He said “the death of Wamakko’s daughter came to me as a rude shock and my heart and prayers go out to Senator Wamakko and his family members.”
Buhari also said that “though death is no respecter of age, the loss of such a young woman in her prime is particularly touching and moving.”
“I share the pain and grief of Senator Wamakko, I pray to Allah to comfort him and give him the fortitude to overcome this great loss of a dear daughter. May Allah grant her eternal bliss and reward her good deeds with paradise”.