President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday expressed sadness over the passing of his long serving staff, Buhari Nalado Sandamu, “commander” who served him and his family for more than 30 years.
“Commander” died at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital in Kano on Monday.
In a statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in Abuja, he described the long serving staff as “a good and honest caretaker.”
“I have lost a good and honest caretaker. I have lost a prudent and a wonderful custodian who did so well, taking care of my country home in Daura.”
He added that, “May Allah bless his soul and give strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss, Ameen.’’
Shehu also noted that the President had sent delegates to the family of the bereaved in Sandamu Local Government Area of Katsina State.