By Levinus Nwabughiogu
ABUJA – Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has condoled with Mrs. Pauline Tallen, former Deputy Governor of Plateau state, over the death of her husband, Elder John KatkwapTallen, who died at 83.
Speaking when she visited the bereaved in Abuja on Tuesday , Mrs Buhari described the deceased as an elder statesman, whose contributions to national development would not be forgotten.
She also prayed God to repose his soul and give the family the fortitude to bear the irreparable loss.
Earlier in the day, the First lady also visited the home of Engr. BubaGaladima to offer condolences over the death of his son, AliyuBubaGaladima, who died in a road accident recently.
She described the death of the young man as very painful and prayed Almighty Allah to grant him access into paradise.
Mrs. Buhari was accompanied on the visits by wife of the Governor of Nasarawa state, Hajiya Mairo Tanko Almakura, wife of Zamfara state Governor, Asmaú Yari, wives of service chiefs and many others.