President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Alhaji Bashir Dalhatu, Chairman of the Body of Benchers and Wazirin Dutse, over his mother’s death, Hajiya Fatima Dalhatu.
The President in a statement by his spokesman, Garba Shehu, joined the family in mourning Hajiya Fatima, who passed on few hours after the step mother of Alhaji Dalhatu, Hajiya Rakiya Dalhatu, also drew her last breath, describing the losses as “indeed very touching’’.
“I am deeply saddened to learn about the demise of your mother, Hajiya Fatima and step mother, Hajiya Rakiya on Wednesday in Kano. My heartfelt condolences to you, your brothers and sisters sired by the late Alkali Muhammad Dalhatu in this hour of intense grief,’’ President Buhari said.
On behalf of his family, government and nation, President Buhari said:
“In this moment of profound grief, I pray to the Almighty to bestow strength upon you, your family and the people of Kano and Jigawa State to bear these irreparable losses,’’ he added.