President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed condolence to former Vice President Atiku Abubakar over the death of a close aide, Alhaji Umar Pariya.
According to Femi Adesina,Special Adviser to the President (Media & Publicity), In his reaction to the sad event, President Buhari said: “I received the news of the death of your close aide, Alhaji Pariya, with a heavy heart. It is very touching to lose such a personal aide of many years. May Allah grant you the strength to bear the irreparable loss.
‘‘May Allah grant his family the strength to absorb the impact of this death, forgive his shortcomings and reward his good deeds in the hereafter.”
True Blue Reporters recall that Alh. Atiku Abubakar happens to be the immediate past presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 general election and a former vice president of Nigeria