Vice President Arc Mohammed Namadi Sambo on Sunday in Bauchi condoled with Governor Isa Yuguda, the government and good people of Bauchi State and the entire Yuguda family on the death of Hajiya Umma Hafsatu Yuguda Ibrahim Biri Kanu.
The Vice President was accompanied by the Acting Governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Umar Garba, and the former Governor of Bauchi State, Alhaji Adamu Muazu and other top government functionaries.
Arc Sambo said “on behalf of Mr. President, Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, GCFR, myself, our families and indeed the entire country, we are extending our sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of our dear sister Hafsatu.
Speaking Governor Yuguda expressed gratitude to the Vice President and his entourage for the visit, he also appreciated President Goodluck Jonathan for his condolences, praying Almighty Allah to reward them abundantly.
Hajiya Hafsatu passed on last Wednesday, after a protracted illness. She died at the age of 46 leaving behind her husband, the former Head of Service of Gombe State, Alhaji Ibrahim Biri Kanu, four children, an aged mother and other family members.
Prayers were offered for the repose of the soul of late Hajiya Hafsat, her family and the entire country.