President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Alhaji Ibrahim Dauda is dead.
The presidency disclosed this in a Saturday evening statement signed by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu.
According to the statement, Ibrahim Dauda died in Daura, Katsina State, following a prolonged illness.
In a condolence message, President Buhari said the death has robbed the family and the Daura community of one of its finest gentlemen.
“I am deeply touched and devastated by the passing of yet another family member, a man who had demonstrated amazing kindness and honesty in all his dealings,” the President said.
He prayed God to forgive the soul of the deceased and reward his great and noble deeds with paradise.
The deceased is survived by a number of children, including Dauda Ibrahim, a Chief Administrative Officer in State House, Abuja,