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Ganduje loses mother-in-law


Dr Abdullahi Ganduje


Published By: Paul Dada

By Paul Dada

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, has  lost his mother -In-law, Hajiya Asiya Gauyama.

The news was broken by Ganduje’s Chief Press Secretary, Edwin Olofu, in a statement in Abuja on Monday.

The death of Gauyama happened less than 24 hours after the the demise of Maryam Albishir, the mother-in-law of Vice-President Kashim Shettima.

Olofu’s statement said: “It is with deep sorrow and heartfelt sympathy that we announce the passing of Hajiya Asiya Muhammad Gauyama, the beloved mother of Prof Hafsatu Ganduje, the wife of the National Chairman of the APC, Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje.

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“Gauyama was a revered matriarch, whose life was characterized by her unwavering commitment to family, community, and faith. Her passing is a profound loss, not only to her immediate family but also to all who knew and loved her. Her funeral prayer will be held today by 2 pm at the residence of Dr Abdullahi Umar Ganduje located on Miyangu Road Kano state.

“On behalf of the national chairman and the entire APC family, we extend our deepest sympathies to Prof Hafsatu and her family during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with them as they navigate through this period of grief and loss.

“May Almighty Allah grant Hajiya Asiya Muhammad Gauyama eternal rest and provide comfort to her family and loved ones.”