Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), The President Of The Federal Republic Of Nigeria has extended heartfelt sympathies to the Abacha family after the shocking news of their son, Abdullahi Abacha’s passing in the early hours of today. The president sympathized with former First Lady, Marayam Abacha, and her entire family.
According to Punch, the news of Abdullahi’s sad passing was disclosed by his sister, Gumsu Abacha in a tweet on Saturday, she revealed that he died in his sleep, and condolences messages have been pouring in from well-meaning Nigerians.
Late Abdullahi Abacha
“The President’s prayers and thoughts are with the family of Abacha as they grieve the passing of the young Abdullahi.” The statement reads in part.
In the statement, Buhari also went on to pray for the repose of the soul of the deceased and comfort for those who mourn the loss.
May his soul rest in perfect peace.