By Lawrence Olaoye
President Muhammadu Buhari has mourned the passing of a loyal and honest staff, Buhari Nalado Sandamu, who served him and his family for more than 30 years.
According to a statement made available to newsmen yesterday by his spokesman, Mallam Garba Shehu, Buhari who offered prayers for the repose of his house keeper, also known as “Commander”, said “I have lost a good and honest caretaker.”
“I have lost a prudent and a wonderful custodian who did so well taking care of my country home in Daura. May Allah bless his soul and give strength to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss, Ameen,” he added.
The President sent a delegation to the family of the bereaved in Sandamu Local Government Area, Katsina, comprising Senior Special Assistant, Domestic and Household Matters, Sarki Abba, Senior Special Assistant, Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu and State Chief of Protocol, Amb. Lawal Kazaure.
The President’s Housekeeper, Saleh Yuguda, was also on the delegation that visited the family of the bereaved.
“Commander” died at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano on Monday.