By Etuka Sunday
A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mallam A. U. Mustapha yesterday lost his mum, Hajiya Hussana Alarape Mustapha.
A statement by Mustapha said the deceased passed on peacefully in Ilorin,
The statement said: “We pray to Almighty Allah to rest her soul in peace and grant her Al-Janat Firdaus, Aameen..Al-hamudulillahi!
“ Please, continue to remember us in your prayers as always.”
Meanwhile, the Kwara State Football Association has sympathized with the Senior Advocate and his family over the death of their mother.
A statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity to the Chairman of the FA, Bolaji Lawal said Malam Idris Musa Abdullahi urged the family and all associates of late Alhaja Alarape to find strength in her good works.
He also condoled with the pioneer FA chairman, Alhaji Usman Mustapha (Wali of Ilorin), Hon. Moshood Mustapha, Alh. Lukman Mustapha, the grandchildren of the late alhaja and members of the Ilorin Emirate.
He said they would miss her counsel and guidance, garnered from years of working hard to raise a disciplined and focused family.
“Our thoughts are with the family at this trying period, we pray that Allah (SWT) would comfort them and grant the soul of the departed Aljanah Firdaus”, the statement said.