Buhari, Shekarau Condole with Kano on Death of Ex-deputy Gov


Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family and Kano state government on the death of the former Deputy governor, Magaji Abdullahi.

Kano state governor, Dr Abdullahi Umar, received the high-powered delegation sent by President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday led by the Minister of Water Resources, Sulaiman Adamu Kazaure.

The delegation also included Minister of State for Aviation, Alhaji Hadi Sirika, Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media, Mallam Garba Shehu, and the Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris.

The Governor thanked the delegation for the visit and requested that they convey his government’s gratitude and that of the family of the deceased to the President.

He also stressed the fact that the death of Abdullahi is not just a loss to the people of Kano but to Nigeria as a whole.

Former Kano state Governor, Ibrahim Shekarau, whom the deceased served as his deputy between 2003 and 2007, also condoled with the family.