Tinubu pays condolence visit to Tofa’s family in Kano

Tinubu pays condolence visit to Tofa's family in Kano

Tinubu pays condolence visit to Tofa’s family in Kano

Story from Shafa’atu DAUDA, Kano

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmad Tinubu, has visited Kano State to condole with the family of late Alhaji Bashir Usman Tofa.

Tinubu was received by many supporters shouting, “Tinubu you are our next President”.

The former Lagos governor, who was received by Governor Abdullahi Ganduje at the Malam Aminu Kano Airport, proceeded to late Sheikh Ahmad Ibrahim Bamba’s home around BUK old site to condole his family.

Similarly, the presidential aspirant visited the late Alhaji Bashir Usman Tofa’s house at Gandun Albasa, where he described Tofa as a gentleman politician who accepted defeats to M.K.O. Abiola. He described the acceptance of the defeat by Tofa as something worthy of emulation by Nigerian politicians.

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“What Tofa did in 1993 was a rare gentleman understanding, which clearly shows his humility, consideration and love for a peaceful Nigeria, and this should be emulated by the politicians,” he said.

Similarly, Tinubu visited the home of the late National President of the Council of Sharia, Dr Ibrahim Datti Ahmad, where he offered prayers for the repose of his soul.


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