President Muhammadu Buhari has placed a call through to the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu over the death of his (Tinubu’s) son, Babajide.
A statement issued by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina on Wednesday night stated that the President was touched on the development.
“President Buhari in a telephone call Wednesday to Asiwaju Tinubu on behalf of the Federal Government and his family offered his deepest condolences to the Tinubu family over the loss of Jide.
“Describing the transition of Jide as “sad and painful,” the President said that the nation has been denied the services and potentials of the resourceful lawyer.
“He prayed that God will grant the Tinubu family, friends and associates the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss, and comfort all who mourn the passage of the promising gentleman.” The statement reads.