From Ayodele Samuel, Lagos
The former Governor of Taraba State, Alhaji Garba Umar (UTC) in marking the 2019 Eid-el- Kabir celebration offered special prayers for President Muhammadu Buhari and other Nigerians for standing with him after his wife death
President Muhammadu Buhari had on Thursday last week conveyed his deepest condolences to the family of Alhaji Garba Umar, following the death of his wife, Hajiya Hadiza Garba Umar.
Umar in a statement from his media office prayed to God to endow Buhari with divine wisdom, health and vigour of strength to govern well in the assignment He has purposed him a sitting President of the country.
Umar said that Buhari is a leader with a good intention to give a selfless act of leadership to the country voids of all sentiment of sort.
The ex-governor who recently lost his wife,Hajiya Hadiza Garba after a protracted illness, said President Buhari as an exemplary leader,father who played a good role by sending a high powered delegation to console him at the time of his bereavement.
Umar has forwarded a letter of felicitation deeply appreciating Buhari for the delegation he sent.