President Buhari Condoles With Sen. Goje Over Passing Away Of Wife
President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday commiserated with the Goje family over the passing away of Hajiya Fatima Yelwa Goje, wife of Sen. Danjuma Goje.
In a letter of condolence to the former Gombe State Governor delivered by a Federal Government delegation led by the Minister of Education, Dr. Adamu Adamu, at the funeral ceremony, President Buhari described Hajiya Yelwa as a kind and caring mother.
“Further to our telephone conversation, I convey my deepest condolences to you for the loss of your dear wife, Hajiya Yelwa.
“The loss of a spouse is one of the cruelest blows of our lives. However, Allah Subhanahu Wa Ta’ala gives life and takes it away when He wills,’’ he said.
The President prayed that Allah would admit her into paradise.
In his remark, Goje expressed his appreciation to the President for sharing in the family’s grief.
The Federal Government’s delegation are: Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Mohammed Musa Bello, Minister of State, Power, Works and Housing, Sulaiman Hassan, Permanent Secretary, State House, Jalal Arabi and the President’s associate, Musa Daura.
Others are: Senior Special Assistant, Domestic Affairs, Sarki Abba and Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmad Idris.