President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with Alhaji Yusuf Alli, the Managing Editor of The Nation, over the death of his mother, Hajiya Hawau Odee.
President Buhari’s condolence message was contained in a statement by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu.
In the message on Monday, President Buhari said Hajiya Odee’s philanthropic efforts will continue to mark her legacy through generations going forward.
In the message to the veteran leader of the journalism community in Abuja, President Buhari prayed for the repose of the soul of the deceased and urged the family members to take solace in the good record left behind by their mother.
According to the President: “The deceased will be remembered for filling people’s lives with happiness and joy.
“Condolences to Yusuf Alli and the rest of the family and her admirers.
“May her soul rest in peace.”