President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama and the entire Ghanaians on loss of the mother of the President. He said this in an official statement from the statehouse by the Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), Femi Adesina, on Wednesday 15/06/2016. The statement read thus:
“President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken to President John Mahama of Ghana to offer heartfelt condolences to his family on the passing away of his mother, Hajia Abiba Nnaba.
In a telephone call on Wednesday, President Buhari prayed that Almighty Allah will grant the soul of Hajia Nnaba eternal rest and comfort all who mourn her.
The President told the Ghanaian leader that his personal thoughts and prayers as well as those of Nigerians are with him as he mourns the passage of a beloved mother.
The President further prayed that the loving memory and virtues which Hajia Abiba Nnaba lived for will continue to inspire all who knew her and generations to come.”