President Buhari condoles with former Head of Service

By Timothy Choji, Abuja

President Buhari speaking to Dr Adamu Fika on the death of his wife, late Tasallah Fika

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of Tasallah Fika, the wife of former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, Dr. Adamu Fika.

In a telephone call from London to the bereaved, the President said “the loss of such a devoted wife of many years was particularly a painful and challenging moment in the life of any husband.’’

President Buhari explained that as a family man, he understood the depth of the pain Dr. Fika was going through at this time.

While praying for God to grant the deceased eternal rest, the President also wished Dr. Fika the ‘fortitude to bear this enormous loss.’

Mercy Chukwudiebere