The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar 111 has lost his younger brother, Algaji Abdukadir Abubakar who is also a Commissioner in the Sokoto State Government..
His death was announced yesterday.
Meanwhile, President Muhammadu Buhari has sent in his condolence to the Sultan, expressing shock over the death of the Dikkon Sokoto, who is the Commissioner of Home Affairs in Sokoto State.
In a condolence message to the Sultan on Friday, the President said he received with great shock and profound sadness the death Abubakar.
“I have received with great shock and profound sadness the death of your younger brother, Alhaji Jeli Abubakar. As he answered the call of his creator, may God forgive his shortcomings and reward his good deeds with aljanna.
“May Allah comfort you over this incalculable loss of your dear brother,” Buhari said.
President Buhari also condoled with the family of the deceased as well as the Governor of Sokoto State, Aminu Tambuwal for losing someone dear to all of them.