Bola Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari on the death of two of his relations, Hajiya Halima Dauda and Hajiya Aisha Mamman.
In a letter by his media aide, Tunde Rahman, Tinubu said losing a close relation could be painful.
The former Lagos State governor also commiserated with Buhari’s nephew and close associate, Malam Mamman Daura, and personal assistant to Buhari, Mallam Mohammed Sabi’u Tunde.
According to Tinubu, ”Please accept my deepest sympathy and condolences over the death of your niece, Hajiya Halima Dauda and that of Hajiya Ai’sha Mamman, the wife of your older brother, Alhaji Mamman.
”Losing close relations can be a painful emotional experience. I know how it feels because I have been through this way before.
”But let us be consoled by the time we shared with them and the good memories we have. Time and courage will sail through this rough period.
”My thoughts and prayers are with you Mr President. May Almighty Allah comfort you and the family at this moment. May He give you the strength and courage to bear it all.
”To the deceased, I pray that Allah grant them eternal rest.”