Former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has expressed his condolences on the passing away of a former Governor of Yobe State, Abba Bukar Ibrahim.
This was revealed in a statement signed by the Atiku Media Office in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja.
The statement on Wednesday acknowledged the former Vice President to have been saddened by the news of the loss of the former Governor Ibrahim in Saudi Arabia.
According to the statement: “Atiku Abubakar received the news of the passing of former Governor Bukar Ibrahim with sadness.
“The late Governor Ibrahim was a dependable leader whose contribution to the development of Yobe State will remain indelible.”
Abubakar further enjoined the immediate family of the deceased as well as the good people and government of Yobe State to accept the development as an act of God.
He prayed that the Almighty Allah comforts his family, forgives his shortcomings, and grants him eternal rest in Aljanah Firdaus.