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President Buhari mourns Emir of Gaya, Ibrahim Abdulkadir

By Ismaila Chafe

President Muhammadu Buhari expressed his sadness and sympathy for the passing of Emir of Gaya, Alhaji Ibrahim Abdulkadir.

The president, in a statement by his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, Wednesday in Abuja, described the deceased as “one of the best traditional leaders in the country, who brought dignity, simplicity and respect to the institution”.

According to the president, the late traditional chief was a man who served his people with passion and altruism and will be remembered for his commitment to the development of his domain.

President Buhari showed compassion to the Kano State government, the Gaya Emirate Council and the family of the deceased.

He prayed to Allah Almighty to forgive his faults and abundantly reward his good deeds.

Source: NAN

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