Buhari mourns as ex-House Deputy Speaker loses 7 family members in road crash
President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Babangida Nguroje over the death of two of his sisters, Zainab and Hajiya Hadiza with her husband and their four kids, who all perished in a road accident.
The president’s condolence message was passed in a statement signed by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu.
Reacting to the incident, the President said “I am lost for words to describe such multiple deaths in a single car accident in which family members perished.”
“I received the news of this tragedy with deep shock and grief, and wish to express my heartfelt sympathy and solidarity with you at this trying and painful moment,” President Buhari added.
He prayed to Allah to forgive the gentle souls of the deceased persons and comfort those they have left behind.