President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his condolence over the death of Alhaji Abdulkadir Jeli Abubakar, Dikkon Sokoto, the Commissioner of Home Affairs in Sokoto State.
Late Alhaji Abdulkadir Jeli Abubakar, is younger brother of the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III.
The President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity,
Malam Garba Shehu,
in a statement issued in Abuja, noted that Buhari conveyed his feelings in a condolence message to the Family of Sultan on Friday.
Buhari said: “I have received with great shock and profound sadness the death of your younger brother, Alhaji Jeli Abubakar.
”As he answered the call of his creator, may God forgive his shortcomings and reward his good deeds with aljanna. May Allah comfort you over this incalculable loss of your dear brother.”
The President also condoled with the family of the deceased as well as Gov. Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State for losing someone so lovely. (NAN)