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Monday, March 6, 2017

President Buhari calls Gowon

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday called to commiserate with former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), over the passing away of his younger sister, Kande Martha Audu. 

This was contained in a statement by the presidential media adie, Mr. Femi Adesina.

The President, who called from London, extended his deepest condolences to General Gowon and his family, urging them to take solace in the fact that Mrs. Audu lived a worthy and exemplary life. 

“Death is an inevitable end that must come to all mortals, and we must keep praying and working to ensure that we live a life that pleases our Creator and benefits humanity,” President Buhari said. 

He also prayed God to comfort the grieving family and grant rest to the soul of Mrs. Audu. 

Gowon in response thanked President Buhari for the commiserations and assured him of his continuous prayer for the unity and progress of the country, adding that Nigerians were also praying for the President’s quick recovery

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