Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has lost his nephew, Ibrahim Dauda.
According to a statement issued by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, on Saturday, May 30, 2020, Dauda died in Daura, Katsina state, following a prolonged illness.
In a condolence message, the President says he was deeply devastated by Dauda’s death
“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,” Mr Buhari says.
Late Dauda is survived by a number of children, including Ibrahim, a chief administrative officer in the state house, Abuja.