Buhari condoles with Gov. Bello over step mother’s death
President Muhammadu Buhari, Tuesday, expressed sorrow on the death of Madam Rekiya Momoh Bello, the step mother of Yahaya Bello, the Governor of Kogi State.
Special adviser to the president on media and publicity Femi Adesina, disclosed this in a statement published on his facebook page.
The statement explains further that the governor’s absence at the meeting of Progressive Governors with the President in Daura, Katsina State earlier in the day got the attention of President Buhari and was informed of the death of Madam Rekiya, whose burial made Governor Bello stay back in his State.
The President expressed condolences to the family, the government and people of Kogi State over the irreparable loss.
Buhari wished peace for the departed soul and prayed to Allah to grant her bereaved families the strength to bear the loss.