President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, offered his condolences to Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State on the passing of his son, Alhaji Hassan A.A Sule, at age 36.
This was contained in a statement issued by Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President, on Media and Publicity, 27 January, 2023 quoted the President as saying “my deepest and heartfelt condolences to the Governor and his family on the tragic death of his worthy son, Hassan.”
President Buhari also reiterated his prayers and condolences to the government and people of the State following the recent tragedy involving herdsmen.
“May the souls of all the deceased rest in peace,” he added.
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo Condoles with His Excellency, Engr. Abdullahi A. Sule and the people of Nasarawa State over the death of his son Alhaji Hassan Sule and the recent killings of some Fulani headers in Doma LGA.
Osinbajo who led a FG delegation was at Gudi, Akwanga LGA. Friday, 27th January, 2023, to register their heart felt condolences to the Governor of Nasarawa State.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, has condoled with the Governor of Nasarawa State, Abdullahi A. Sule over the death of his son, Hassan A. Sule.
Gbajabiamila expressed shock at the death of the young Hassan, whom he described as a promising and respectful young man.
The Speaker said he was pained that the governor lost a son who would have been counted as one of the leaders of tomorrow owing to his education and training.
“I received the news of the passing of Hassan A. Sule with rude shock. Here was a young man who was ready to take after his father as a leader.
“It is painful when a father loses his son, especially a young, promising one like Hassan. But as believers, we cannot question our Creator.
“As painful and devastating as the death of Hassan is, we find solace in the fact that he had a good upbringing and lived up to the expectations of not just his parents but also of society as a whole.”
“I pray that Allah (SWT) will rest his soul peacefully and give His Excellency, Governor Abdullahi Sule and his entire family, especially Hassan’s mother, the fortitude to bear this painful death,” Gbajabiamila said.
On his part, Speaker of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Ibrahim Balarabe Abdullahi has condoled Governor Abdullahi Sule over demise of his son, Hassan.
Speaker Balarabe led principal officer and entire of the Assembly to Gudi, Akwanga LGA to condoled the Governor and his family.
He describes His Death As shocking, Painful. Pray that may Aljinatu firdus be his final abode
Global Times Nigeria report that Late Hassan has since been buried in accordance with Islamic rite in Gudi, Akwanga Local Government Area of the State.