Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri of Adamawa State has described the death of Hajiya Khadija Aliyu Musdafa, wife to late Lamido Aliyu Musdafa as shocking and a great loss to the state.
Fintiri said “Though she died at a very ripe age, it is painful not only to the family and Adamawa Emirate, but the entire state”.
He described her as a mother and wife that nurtured her children well to later take up great responsibilities in the service of the Nation, saying her family and the entire State will deeply miss her wise counsel.
The governor extended his condolences to former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, her son in-law and Waziri Adamawa, his wife Hajja Rukayya, the immediate family, the people of Adamawa Emirate and the entire state.
He prayed Allah to forgive her shortcomings, reward her good deeds and grant her Aljannatul Firdaus. He said “May Allah give Hajja Rukayya, her siblings and the family the fortitude to bear the loss.”