By; SUNDAY ODE, Abuja
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sadness over the death of Sadiya, daughter of Senator Aliyu Magatakarda Wamakko on Thursday.
In a condolence statement on Sunday, the President 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.”
According to a statement by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, Buhari explained 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,” the President added.