Buhari mourns NSCIA Deputy President-General, Babalola



President Buhari has commiserated with the Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic (NSCIA) death of its Deputy President-General, Alhaji Sakariyahu Babalola.

The president’s condolence message was communicated a statement by his Senior Special Assistant Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, Abuja Wednesday.

The president also extended sincere condolences to the “family and friends of Alhaji Babalola and all Muslim Ummah who are mourning the loss of the accomplished businessman, whose life was defined by service to others.”

He noted with delight Babalola’s contributions to the Islamic community Nigeria, particularly his capacity as the President-General of the Muslim Ummah of Southwest Nigeria (MUSWEN).

The president also affirmed Babalola would be long for promoting peace, generosity and compassion.

The president prayed Almighty Allah to grant the soul of the departed eternal rest and comfort all mourning him.(NAN)